As everyone knows, there are different factors in the saffron price, and this price is never fixed. One of these factors is the type of saffron. Saffron plant has different types; according to which, its price can be determined. Negin saffron has the highest price among these types because it has very high quality. Also, Konj or white saffron has the lowest price and it is cheap saffron.
Before buying or exporting saffron, you should be familiar with these types so that you can know the type of saffron you want. Each of these types of saffron has specific characteristics and different uses.
Also, since saffron is the most expensive spice in the world, there are many cheaters in this business who try to deceive customers. So by knowing the types of saffron, you can prevent this from happening.
Saffron sale price
As was mentioned above, the saffron sale price is different. There are 5 different types of saffron. each of them has different characteristics and prices.
Negin saffron has only red parts of the saffron stigma and no yellow or white is included in it. Of course, Negin saffron itself is divided into several quality grades. The larger the stigma and stem of saffron and the less broken the stigmas, the higher the value.
If we compare Negin saffron cream with ordinary Pushal saffron cream, we will know that they are very similar to each other. But in terms of thickness, they are different, and ordinary Pushal saffron is more delicate than Negin saffron. Negin saffron is very bulky in terms of physical appearance and has a very beautiful appearance.
Among types of saffron, it has a very powerful coloring property; besides, it has a wonderful aroma. The most expensive saffron in Iran is Negin saffron and for exporting saffron, Negin saffron is generally used. In addition, as you know, this type of saffron has a very high coloring power.
Sargol saffron is usually prepared in packages of one gram or two grams etc. for daily consumption and is prepared from the beginning of the stigma or the saffron head. Sargol saffron has high coloring power and pure aroma and taste.
In Sargol saffron, there is no yellow part, and only the stigma part or the same cut string is available in a completely separate and clean form. Also, this type of saffron has more crumbs and breaks compared to other types of saffron.
It is also interesting to know that there are other titles for this type of saffron such as tip of the flower. In addition, outside of Iran, Sargol saffron is known as ALL RED. Uses of Sargol saffron include medical, food and industrial uses. Also, this type of saffron is used in exporting too.
Pushal saffron is saffron that has red stigmas with some cream (between three and five millimeters). Production of this type of saffron is at the beginning of the harvest season. Also, this flower has more survival than other saffron flowers because it has some cream along with its stigmas. Normally, for every 100 kg of saffron flowers, approximately one kg of saffron is produced.
This type of saffron has a higher coloring power compared to Dasteh saffron because it has more stigmas than Dasteh saffron. Some people use it because the stigma is attached to the cream in Pushal saffron and the possibility of cheating in saffron is reduced and it is easier to distinguish whether it is genuine or not.
Dasteh Saffron (Bunch in English)
Among the different types and varieties of saffron, bunch saffron or Dasteh saffron is the main and basic type of saffron. When the farmers pick the strands of saffron they put them together and then dry all the saffron strands (combination of root and cream). Generally, the cream part is between 3 to 5 mm, and depending on the quality of saffron, the stigma part may be longer or shorter.
Konj or white saffron
After the rhizome is removed from the bunch, the root or white part, which in Iran is called the Konj or white saffron, remains; This part has more aroma, but the red part of saffron has more valuable ingredients.
Buy cheap saffron
If you want to buy the best and cheap saffron, you have come to the right place. Our saffron is tested in laboratories and the test sheet will be sent to you when we send the saffron. So you have no worries about that.
Since saffron is a valuable spice and its harvest is very time-consuming, the price of this spice is always high. Of course, some saffron sellers increase the price sharply under various pretexts.
In the lab sheet, different numbers are specified; For example, the moisture of saffron. The moisture of saffron should not be more than 10%, because if it is higher than this amount, the weight of your purchased saffron will be less after purchase. The moisture of our product and our saffron is below 7% and that is very good.
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If you want to work with us, you can be our agent in your country. If you can buy saffron from us regularly, we can offer you an exclusive agency, and thus, we will refer all customers to you in your area.
Our saffron is also packaged in different packages; You can order any type of packaging according to your needs. You can see the types of our saffron packages below.