What is Saffron?

So, what is Saffron? 

Here are the important facts:

  • The use of Saffron goes back over 3500 years
  • It comes from the dried stigmas of the flower Crocus sativus, also more commonly known as the saffron crocus (see pic below)
  • It  has been used as seasoning, fragrance, dye, and for medicine
  • It’s usage spans from Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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