Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Fact of the Day: Fresno

The city of Fresno, California gets its name from Spanish word for ash tree. 

10 comments:

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Did not know that!

Theresa Mahoney said...

Interesting. We are planning a trip out to CA this summer. Don't know if Fresno will be on one of our stops though.

Kay said...

Wow! Had no idea. What fun!

Pat Hatt said...

Probably not many trees there now

Nicole said...

There must have been a good reason for that :) I don't think we ever went to Fresno so I can't vauge for the city's landscape.

Christine said...

No kidding.

Jen said...

That's really interesting. I've never been to Fresno but I've heard it's not bad there.

Martha said...

Oh, I had no idea!

Birgit said...

No surprising from that area

Fundy Blue said...

Cool ~ I had no idea!