Saffron is a small, bulbous, perennial spice, a member of the lily family. Saffron is a spice derived from the flower of crocus sativus.
Saffron is found in different colors and different varieties. Its bulbs are like onion and grass like leaves.
One bulb of Saffron can create 10 to 15 more bulbs. Main bulb produces flower and finishes it life whereas new bulbs grow for the next year.
Grow your own saffron in home garden because it is the most expensive spice in the world. It is always grown in rows at 1 by 1 sq. feet. It can be grown any time in the year. Maximum temperature for the best growth is 30○ C. Above this temperature plants are unable to create stigmas.
saffron is a wonderful treatment for colds and coughs, stomach issues, uterine bleeding, insomnia, flatulence, and even heart trouble.