"sweet Zephyrus, rising from thy fragrant bed"
Zephyrus and Chloris
Public DomainZephyrus and Chloris - Credit: William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905)

Zephyrus, or Zephyr, is the Greek god of the west wind.  His is the gentlest of the winds, and is the messenger of spring.  Zephyrus was believed to live in a cave in Thrace.  He gave his sister, Chloris, the domain of flowers, and together they had a son, Carpus (‘fruit’).