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Crocus saffron, botanically known as crocus sativa has spicy and remedial properties

Beautiful, Spicy and Remedial: Meet The Saffron Crocus Flower

Saffron crocus, or saffron, and botanically known as crocus sativus, is a perennial flowering plant of the crocus genus in the iris family. Its English name, saffron, is derived from a French word, safran. The word was borrowed from the Latin word safranum, which is thought to have originated from an Arabic word that means yellow. Continue reading [...]