Buyers and sellers would meet, first under a buttonwood tree in 1792, and then on the floors, to trade stocks.
Ned waited beside the buttonwood tree until another flash gave him a brief glimpse of the boat far below the island.
Or will we build the Falcon's Nest in the buttonwood over on the Strail?
After this I built a small fire of buttonwood and set about preparing breakfast.
The buttonwood leaf in a general way resembles a maple's, being as broad as long, with three main lobes at the top.
Maple or beech is a very good material, but the best are made from the buttonwood or American sycamore.
I dined in the elegance of simplicity, and Smilax extinguished our small fire of buttonwood.
Its small branches shed their bark like the buttonwood, the flakes curling back and showing the bright green under layer.
Near akin to white mangrove is Florida buttonwood (Conocarpus erecta) which is highly esteemed as fuel.
buttonwood Street, where he spent the first ten years of his life, was a lovely place for a boy to live.