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History of Saffron

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The history of saffron goes back many thousands of years. Human cultivation and use of saffron for more than 3,500 years and extends across cultures, continents, and civilizations. The saffron crocus is native to Southwest Asia. It was probably first cultivated in or near Persia. Saffron has a long and colorful history. In ancient Persia, […]