Saffron is a small, bulbous, perennial spice and a part of the lily family. It is produced after a labor-intensive process from the stigmas of the flower. The saffron flower has three delicate crimson stigmas in the center. The stigmas are painstakingly handpicked, cut from the white style and carefully laid on a sieve to heat them to deepen the flavor. It is estimated that 75,000 saffron blossoms are used to produce the single pound of saffron spice. The saffron is Delhi is judged by its coloring strength, aroma, and flavor. It is produced only in Kashmir in India. Outside India, it is produced in Iran, Italy, Spain, Greece and Morocco. The most important factor which keeps the price so high is its use as medicinal herb and spice to cure several health issues of the males and females. It is also highly recommended as an aphrodisiac.
It is used in cancer fight, as it triggers cell death in the number of cancer type cells leukemia, ovarian carcinoma, colon and soft tissue sarcoma. It promotes mental health and prevents the onslaught of diseases such as Parkinson, Alzheimer‘s diseases, mental impairment, etc. It boosts immunity and fights the common cold, which is the reason it is mixed with other herbs in Chyawanprash. It is also used as a food additive in preparing many dishes, and fights several medical issues such as asthma, insomnia, depression, heartburn and dry skin, to name just a few.
Supron saffron is a reputed dealer in saffron in Delhi. Since its establishment in 1995, the company has been introducing the pure saffron in Delhi for customers with guarantee of purity. The company sources the pure saffron directly from the valley farmers under the supervision of its professional staff. The saffron from the Kashmir valley is the purest in quality in the country. The brand name SUPRON guarantees the purity of the saffron.