Found in many cultures from many ages around the world, the Green Man is often related to natural vegetative deities. It is primarily interpreted as a symbol of rebirth, representing the cycle of growth each spring. Some speculate that the mythology of the Green Man developed independently in the traditions of separate ancient cultures and evolved into the wide variety of examples found throughout history... This on reminds me slavic Veles
Green Man is often related to natural vegetative deities springing up throughout the ages. He is also known by other names, JACK IN THE GREEN and ROBIN HOOD. The Green Man and his merrymaking men worshipped the Mother Earth. A possible link to the Robin Hood legend.