Origin: Nez Perce
Meaning: “Winding water.”
Nicknames: Walla, Lowa
Detail: Wallowa is derived from a Nez Perce word for “winding water”. The journals of Lewis and Clark Expedition record the name of the Wallowa River as Wil-le-wah.
Origin: Chinook (A Native American people inhabiting the Pacific Northwest)
Pronunciation: (oh-LAH-leh); (oh-LAH-lee)
Nicknames: Olla, Olli, Lali, Lala
Detail: The Olallieberry is grown mainly on the Northwest Coast of the United States and Canada. This cross between a Youngberry and a Loganberry has a distinctive, sweet flavor and resembles a large, elongated Blackberry. It’s delicious both fresh and cooked and makes excellent jams and jellies.
Nicknames: Xanny, Thee