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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What's Behind Oregon's Marionberry Mania? : The Salt : NPR
Oregon grows up to 33 million pounds a year of this blackberry. But most are gobbled up locally — in everything from ice cream to beers to jams — before the ... NPR [ story ]
What Is a Marionberry?
One of the most in-demand berries of the season is one you probably can't get in your hometown. Meet the marionberry—a large, round, blackberry that's a cross between the chehalem and olallieberry breeds. It's known as the "Cabernet of blackberries ... Food & Wine [ story ]
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