Saffron (Crocus Sativus)
Common names: Saffron crocus, Spanish saffron.
Description: Showy ornamental plant grows to 18 inches. Found in the Middle East and East.
Part used: Stigmas.
Common use: Saffron cuts cholesterol and clears clogged arteries, promoting circulatory health and well-being. It also lowers blood pressure and promotes menstruation, making it a superior tonic for general use.
Comments: Prepared as a tea.
By Daniel Ray