How to use Asphodels in a sentence
It was planted on graves, and is often connected with Persephone, who appears crowned with a garland of asphodels.
Of wild flowers the most common are yellow daisies, poppies, irises, asphodels and ranunculuses.
Plants such as heathers and bog asphodels can live in the bogs, aswell as the carnivorous plant sundew, which catches small insects.
They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.Advertisement