dewberries

n. type of blackberry

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dewberry — This article is about the plants or their fruit. For other uses, see Dewberry (disambiguation). Ripening dewberries at Pamplico, South Carolina See also: List of early spring flowers The dewberries are a group of species in the genus Rubus,… …   Wikipedia

  • Rubus — Taxobox name = Rubus image width = 250px image caption = Rubus fruticosus regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Rosales familia = Rosaceae genus = Rubus genus authority = L. subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • Dewberry — Dew ber ry, n. (Bot.) (a) The fruit of certain species of bramble ({Rubus}); in England, the fruit of {Rubus c[ae]sius}, which has a glaucous bloom; in America, that of {Rubus canadensis} and {Rubus hispidus}, species of low blackberries. (b) The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rubus caesius — Dewberry Dew ber ry, n. (Bot.) (a) The fruit of certain species of bramble ({Rubus}); in England, the fruit of {Rubus c[ae]sius}, which has a glaucous bloom; in America, that of {Rubus canadensis} and {Rubus hispidus}, species of low blackberries …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rubus canadensis — Dewberry Dew ber ry, n. (Bot.) (a) The fruit of certain species of bramble ({Rubus}); in England, the fruit of {Rubus c[ae]sius}, which has a glaucous bloom; in America, that of {Rubus canadensis} and {Rubus hispidus}, species of low blackberries …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rubus hispidus — Dewberry Dew ber ry, n. (Bot.) (a) The fruit of certain species of bramble ({Rubus}); in England, the fruit of {Rubus c[ae]sius}, which has a glaucous bloom; in America, that of {Rubus canadensis} and {Rubus hispidus}, species of low blackberries …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dewberry — noun Date: circa 1578 1. any of several sweet edible berries related to and resembling blackberries 2. a trailing or decumbent bramble (genus Rubus) that bears dewberries …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Blackberry — This article is about the fruit. For the smartphone, see BlackBerry. For other uses, see Blackberry (disambiguation). Not to be confused with black raspberry. Blackberry Ripe, ripening and unripe blackberries on …   Wikipedia

  • Raspberry — This article is about the various species of raspberry in the plant genus Rubus. For the widely cultivated Eurasian red raspberry, see Rubus idaeus. For the North American black raspberry, see Rubus occidentalis. For other uses, see Raspberry… …   Wikipedia

  • Flora of Arkansas — Arkansas has many rare and fascinating plant life. Geobotanically, Arkansas belongs to the North American Atlantic Region. Here is a list of just some of its unique plant life diversity. Rare Species A*Amorpha quachitensis Ouachita leadplant… …   Wikipedia

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