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Is a raspberry a berry?


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December 15, 2015 9:09PM

Yes, it is a berry.

Any small, usually stoneless, juicy fruit, irrespective of botanical structure, is a berry.

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Technically, in botany, a berry is any fruit that has its seeds enclosed in a fleshy pulp, for example, a banana or tomato.

So - as a raspberry is, technically a collection of drupelets