young-berry

youngberry

[yuhng-ber-ee, -buh-ree]
noun, plural youngberries. Horticulture.
a blackberry that is a cultivated variety of Rubus ursinus of the southwestern U.S.

Origin:
1930–35; named after B. M. Young, U.S. hybridizer, who developed it c1900

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youngberry (ˈjʌŋbərɪ, -brɪ)
 
n , pl -ries
1.  a trailing bramble of the southwestern US that is a hybrid of a blackberry and dewberry with large sweet dark purple fruits
2.  the fruit of this plant
 
[C20: named after B. M. Young, US fruit-grower who was first to cultivate it (circa 1900)]

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