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Noun: thimbleberry
  1. Shrubby raspberry of eastern North America having showy rose to purplish flowers and red or orange thimble-shaped fruit
    - flowering raspberry, purple-flowering raspberry, Rubus odoratus
  2. White-flowered raspberry of western North America and northern Mexico with thimble-shaped orange berries
    - salmonberry, salmon berry, Rubus parviflorus
  3. Raspberry native to eastern North America having black thimble-shaped fruit
    - black raspberry, blackcap, blackcap raspberry, Rubus occidentalis

Derived forms: thimbleberries

Type of: raspberry, raspberry bush

Encyclopedia: Thimbleberry