What do the flowers resemble in Simon's hideaway?It's for a crossword puzzle; it has 7 letters

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The flowers resemble candles. In fact, Simon names the candle buds. It seems to be his way of bringing light into a dark situation. At one point, Jack destroys some of these candle buds, symbolizing his destruction of light and love of the darkness.

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