In Greek mythology, who was the goddess of spring growth?
The Greeks worshipped Persephone as a goddess in the Eleusinian Mysteries of Greek mythology. She was the wife of Hades, god of the underworld.
She was also worshipped, alongside her mother Demeter, as the goddess of spring growth. Her agriculturally-based cult following believed the bountiful blessings of spring awaited the faithful in the afterlife. Source: Theoi.com
Persephone was the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, and the queen of the underworld. She was abducted by Hades, the god of the underworld, infuriating her mother who made the crops wither and the earth barren.