Other NamesMarion Blackberry
The Marionberry cultivar, Rubus x 'Marion', is a USDA created cross between Ollalieberry, Rubus ursinus, and Chehalem Blackberry, Rubus x armeniaus. Both of those are hybrids as well, produced from crossing Raspberry with Blackberry, and Blackberry with Dewberry. Also known as Marion Blackberry.
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Marionberries in shorter supply, prices rise
Freezing temperatures in Oregon during the winter damaged caneberries (those that grow on stems called canes), which includes marionberries — a type of blackberry. "Some of the farms in the south Willamette Valley were devastated and they lost their ... Statesman Journal [ story ]
Marionberries in short supply this year
While chesterberries quickly filled their containers, finding the right Marionberry was a bit tougher. "These are pretty sparse compared to last year," Fewell said. Freezing temperatures in Oregon during the winter damaged caneberries (those that grow ... Daily Astorian [ story ]
New items make bakery more of a Treat
What I tried: I tried a cup of the nitro cold brew and an assortment of baked items, including a bacon and cheddar biscuit, a coconut chocolate chunk coffee cake, a marionberry scone, a honey bran muffin, a snickerdoodle cookie, a salted chocolate chip ... The Columbian [ story ]