FROM ONE GARDENER TO ANOTHER

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“From one gardener to another,” read the note.

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I have tried in vain to find the Saffron Crocus ( Crocus sativus).   Today I arrived home  to find a box full complete with instructions…

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from a gracious & generous gardener.

I was told, when I first arrived in Georgia,  that one never says  ‘thank you’ for a plant; instead one says “I appreciate it.”

I truly appreciate it!!

These crocus bloom in the autumn and the stamens are the exquisite spice Saffron.

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10 thoughts on “FROM ONE GARDENER TO ANOTHER

  1. Can you really get saffron from these..as I remember from Iran, it took acres of saffron for one small amount of saffron..which is why it was so expensive…anyway, how wonderful for you Even a few pinches add to flavor! Xoxo barb Sent from my iPad

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