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Synonyms for saffron

Old World crocus having purple or white flowers with aromatic pungent orange stigmas used in flavoring food

dried pungent stigmas of the Old World saffron crocus

a shade of yellow tinged with orange

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Saffron Energy announced on 28 February that, for reasons described in that announcement, Saffron Energy had mutually agreed with Po Valley Energy to terminate the agreement under which Saffron Energy was to acquire Po Valley Operations Pty Ltd (the "PVE Transaction").
Saffron townhouses have a private rear garden and are linked to an 18-hole championship golf course promenade.
We have sown Saffron, known in local language as 'Zafran' in September 2016 in Maidan area of Triah Valley, Khyber Agency which is considered as hub of growing opium,' disclosed Faiq Iqbal, Agriculture Officer, Khyber Agency.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Chocolate lovers are in for a treat as first ever dark chocolate infused with saffron is all set to hit the market.
Once collected, the flowers will be carefully handled and stripped down to make saffron - the world's most expensive spice.
A group of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activists, including some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers, on Tuesday painted the statue of Karpoori Thakur saffron in Darbhanga town, a police official said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 24, 2018-Sound Energy to Sell Italian Portfolio to Saffron
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran exported more than 160 tons of saffron to several countries in the first 9 months of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2017-December 21, 2017).
Iran increased its saffron exports by 35 percent year-on-year during the first nine months of the current fiscal year (started March 2017), Gholamreza Miri, deputy head of Iran's National Saffron Council, said.
Saffron is the product of the 'Saffron Crocus' (Crocus sativus), a small fall-blooming crocus, usually the last flower to bloom in the season.
My motto strengthened when I started growing saffron and stopped buying it.
com)-- In the north-east corner of Italy, saffron producer Aurum Julii combines 4.
For centuries, subtly-scented but brightly coloured saffron was used to dye hair and clothes, as a fragrance and in cooking.
Saffron in the treatment of mild-to-moderate depression and anxiety
And now folks are looking at growing saffron in Vermont.