Saffron bulbs for sale – Easy plant to grow, with edible stigmas also grown for the ornamental flowers, planting in end of the summer to winter, better to buy bulbs, plant possible in the mid of the season another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Saffron bulbs – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial, growing hardiness zone: 4-10 and also grown as house plant, water needed – small to average, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, possible full shade with a lot of lights, height: 5-10 cm, 2-4 inches.
Blooming in the autumn or winter in saucer shaped flowers that appear in purple color.
Uses for stigmas: spice (risotto, paella or regular rice) or medical
Alternative names: Saffron, Saffron crocus, Crocus sativus