Name: Buttonwillow Tree
Site Number: #492
Date Visited: 07/19/2015
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: Private Plaque
Location: 597 Buttonwillow Dr, Buttonwillow, CA 93206
Coordinates35.4068525,-119.4741034
Website: N/A

Description: This lone tree, which gave the town of Buttonwillow its name, served as a landmark on an old trans-valley trail. An ancient Yokuts Indian meeting place, it later became the site of settlers’ stock rodeos. Miller and Lux established their headquarters and store here about 1885.