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Did you ever think about growing your own saffron? Learn how here. (25 Saffron Crocus Bulbs-Rare Spice-Crocus Sativus)

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I have a headcanon that Aza adores saffron flowers... And that when people talk about the big deal that having saffron as a spice is, Nen snickers immaturely.....

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Saffron is the spice derived from the vivid crimson/orange 3 stigmas of Crocus sativus. At about $1,000 lb, an average pound contains about 50,000 flowers...all harvested by hand.

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from Food Book's Blog

Saffron

Started working with Saffron this weekend! I’m going to post two recipes I’ve adapted from others I have researched and of course, made healthier and gluten/dairy free.  So far I’…

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Saffron flowers benefits. Infographic. Summary of the general characteristics of the Saffron plant. Medicinal properties, benefits and uses more common of Saffron. http://www.medicinalplants-pharmacognosy.com/herbs-medicinal-plants/saffron/benefits-infographic/

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INDIA: SAFRON - Harvesting Saffron. 75 000 flowers to make a pound of saffron in India

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