Saffron is the name of the threads (stigmas) of the Crocus Sativus flower.
There are only 3 saffron stigmas in each individual flower, meaning Saffron is considered one of the rarest spices in the world! In fact, it takes over 80,000 blossoms or 240,000 hand-picked saffron stigmas to make a single pound of this precious product. Ensuring consistent premium quality batches in every single gram comes at a cost!
Saffron is a magical spice with the power to promote overall body health; Saffron threads include several natural components that have various uses even as an essential food ingredient or as a magical spice that has been always used as a natural home remedy. Manganese is the main ingredient, as well as vitamin C, potassium, magnesium, iron and vitamin B6. These vitamins and minerals all together play the magical benefits of saffron.