Florian, better known as Florian the Fool, is the main character of a tale about falling in love with a maiden named Jonquil.

Florian was a great fool and a great knight. His armor was made of motley. According to story, he was homely. He bore a famous sword.

According to legend, Florian first spied Jonquil bathing in a pool that is located in the town of Maidenpool.