[English] plural blaeberries

Different berries, including wild cranberry, the small blue-black fruit of a plant similar to the American blueberry but found commonly in northern Europe. These have more flavour than blueberries and are smaller, but are otherwise very similar, with the same silvery bloom. They are good for pies and jams (US: jellies). They are known by many names including bilberry, blaeberry, whinberry and whortleberry.

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