Bahraman Saffron

Bahraman Saffron

Saffron is a plant with scientific name of Crocus Sativus from Iridaceae family.

This several years plant, with small bulb, is mostly spherical shape and covered with brown color membrane. This plant , is a native plant of different areas of Asia especially south west Asia, southern Europe and southern Spain. In the months of October to December flowers membrane one to three become apparent on each stem. The flowers with purpose color and with 6 petals. The useable part of plant present in the trade market under the name of saffron , is at the end of style and flower stigma (pistil) with red color inclined to orange.