This type of Barberry which is also known as Pofaki Barberry is most popular for its color and form. Since it is dried on the tree it gets Puffy. Their Moisture level of Puffy Barberry is between 12-14%. Their rate of moisture affects their perceivable levels. They are mainly from the northeastern provinces of Iran to be exact North Khorasan and Razavi Khorasan in cities such as Birjand.
Customers demand Puffy Barberry because of its color, which is shiny, live, fresh, and bright Red. The appearance of this barberry is better than the other types of barberry. Another reason why customers demand this barberry is the high volume of its production.
One of the characteristics of high quality barberry is the low percentage of crushed grains in transportation. This low percentage also occurs during the beginning of the season among barberry seeds.
The production process of puffy barberry is longer than other types. Depending on the weather conditions, it takes about 3 to 5 months to produce puffed barberry.
Organic barberry in Iran has a very wide export market.
The Harvest Season of Puffy Barberry is late February to Mid-March. So, we suggest booking your order for the new crop and contact us in the first weeks of February.