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Why is it called a joshua tree?


The name Joshua tree, was given by a group of settlers crossing the Mojave Desert in the mid-19th century. Its unique shape reminded them of a biblical story, in which Joshua keeps his hands reached out for an extended period of time to guide his people.

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