"wreathed in all the flowers of Sodom and Gomorrah"
Landscape with the burning of Sodom and Gomorrah
Public DomainLandscape with the burning of Sodom and Gomorrah - Credit: Joachim Patinir (1480-1524)

Sodom and Gomorrah are two cities mentioned in the Bible; they are said to have been destroyed by God because of the wickedness of their inhabitants.

Nowadays, a reference  to 'Sodom and Gomorrah' implies some sort of association with evil or depravity.

The term sodomy is derived from Sodom.