Saffron

Description

Hand-harvested once a year from the delicate pistil of the autumn crocus flower, Saffron enjoys an exotic reputation as being one of the world’s most expensive spices by weight. The Saffron crocus is a flower in the Iridaceae family that has been used traditionally in ancient Greek, Egyptian, Persian, and Indian systems of medicine, and has been propagated by humans as a clone for centuries. Each flower contains just three…

 

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    Nootropic Focus

    Supports healthy concentration*

    Nootropics — supplements that support mental performance — can play an important role in maintaining cognitive health.* Gaia Herbs Nootropic Focus offers all the powerful benefits of Nootropics as Nature intended, using traditional herbs to nourish your mind to help you keep up with life’s demands.*

    Herbs: Ginkgo Leaf Extract, Lemon Balm, Saffron, Spearmint

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*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.