Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beer-sheba, and there he called on the name of the LORD God Everlasting.
1 Samuel 22:6
When Saul heard that David and the men who were with him had been found, he was sitting in Gibeah, under the tamarisk tree on the hill, with his spear in his hand. All his officials were standing around him.
1 Samuel 31:13
They took their bones, buried them under the tamarisk tree in Jabesh, and fasted for seven days.
Flee, save your lives, and you will be like a wild donkey in the desert.