The children's song is a heavy edit of the bawdy song "Diddle Diddle Or, the Kind Country Lovers" which was a favorite during the ribald Restoration. The broadside it was printed on called for the song to be sung to the tune of "Lavender Green." The melody was turned into nursery rhyme in 1805. Here's the link and a screenshot of what Dar found.
Although its toned down in the children's song, the theme of the "sacred marriage" is still there. The Greeks called this ritual the heiro gamos. It's where the human agents of king and queen act out the rite of love between Inanna and her consort Dumuzi. From these earliest times in Sumer, the ceremony was considered essential for the fertility of the land and health of the people.
In the article Part VI of the Purple Connection, we explored the connections between lavender and the symbolism of sex, death and rebirth. These discoveries make them even stronger.
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On the right is a ceremonial stone cot from ancient Sumer. Inanna and Dumuzi are portrayed on the ritual bed reserved for the High Priestess and King to celebrate the physical act of love.