This type of saffron that called Konj / Style saffron or White saffron, Is the one of cheapest and low quality of other types of saffron as color power.
Konj / Style of Saffron is classified in the category of red & yellow or yellow saffron and biggest difference Style Saffron with others types is has most of filaments is yellow part.
According yellow filaments in this type of saffron, we should not expect crocin ( Reason of Color ) from style of saffron and this type has in the least Crocin and Picrocrocin in lab reports from others types of saffrons respectively these are reasons of the color and taste of the saffron.
Properties of saffron root:
Saffron has many medicinal and therapeutic properties. The properties of saffron root are similar to what we call saffron, but the root or whiteness of saffron lacks a substance called crocin (which causes the color of saffron).
The root has a lower percentage of saffron properties, which contain vitamins B1, B2, B6 and C, minerals such as iron, manganese and calcium. But it has less of these substances than stigmas. Saffron white has a small amount of crocin and therefore has a lower coloration.
This type of saffron is available in any tonnage for wholesale.