Flowers Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Flowers


  1. Anthea epithet of Hera, meaning “flowery.” [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 121]
  2. Anthesteria ancient Athenian festival, celebrating flowers and new wine. [Gk. Hist.: Misc.]
  3. Black Tulip, The Dumas romance involved with tulipomania of 17th-century Holland. [Fr. Lit.: Benét, 111]
  4. Chloris goddess of flowers. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 59]
  5. Tournament of Roses New Year’s Day flower festival and parade in Pasadena. [Am. Cult.: WB, C:45]
  6. Zephyr and Flora wedded pair, scatter flowers from cornucopia. [Rom. Myth.: Hall, 125]