Origin of saffron

Depending on where your saffron was grown and harvested, it could be perfectly normal to have the yellow style still attached or it could be the first sign that your saffron isn't quite up to snuff.
Iran - Saffron from Iran, the largest producer of saffron in the world, is very thin and small in size and there are two basic varieties.
One contains only the red stigma with absolutely no yellow style; whereas the other comes with the full style attached to the stigma and tied in a bunch of several hundred.

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