Two of the most popular berries in all of the United States are strawberries and blueberries. Other than the title of this article giving it away, would you have honestly guessed that raspberries are the third most popular berry in the US? Yep, move over blackberries!
How can one classify raspberries? Raspberries are considered part of the aggregate fruit family and are considered drupelets, suggesting each berry comes with its own seed. In growers’ language, we may be talking about a nice set of brambles – referring to the nature of the plant and although rare, the prickly or thorny areas of the plant.