A trailing, prickly plant (Rubus ursinus var. loganobaccus) developed in California possibly as a hybrid between a blackberry and a raspberry, cultivated for its edible fruit.
The tart red fruit of this plant.
A hybrid bramble (Rubus loganobaccus) of the rose family, developed from the blackberry and the red raspberry and extensively grown for its fruit.
The highly acid, purplish-red fruit of this shrub.
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Origin of loganberry
- After James Harvey Logan (1841–1928), American jurist and horticulturist
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Named for the American lawyer and horticulturist James Harvey Logan (1841-1928).