from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A trailing, prickly plant (Rubus ursinus var. loganobaccus) native to Oregon and south to Baja California, cultivated for its acid, edible fruit.
  • n. The red fruit of this plant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hybrid berry, produced by crossing a raspberry with a blackberry, considered a species Rubus loganobaccus, a variety Rubus ursinus loganobaccus, or a nothospecies Rubus × loganobaccus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dewberry-like plant said to be a hybrid between Rubus vitifolius (the dewberry of the Western States) and R. Idæus (the European raspberry).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. red-fruited bramble native from Oregon to Baja California
  • n. large red variety of the dewberry


After James Harvey Logan (1841-1928), American jurist and horticulturist.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named for the American lawyer and horticulturist James Harvey Logan (1841-1928). (Wiktionary)



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