Recent Examples on the WebThe premium quality saffron from Afghanistan is new to the market, though it has been used for centuries as a culinary herb and is known for its calmative, antidepressant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Shayna Harris, Forbes, 2 Sep. 2021
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