Latin Name: Carthamus tinctorius
Product: Hollyhock; Flowers; 50 Ct.
Description: One of humanity's oldest crops; Used in ancient Egypt; Member of the Daisy family; Oldest recorded use considered to be displayed on Mycenaean clay tablets as 'knakos' -- however, this was also the name of Saffron and Turmeric in that language, all 3 were referred to by one name
Tasting Notes: Unique flavor and aroma; Hints of Saffron and Turmeric
Usage: Teas; Garnishes; Sometimes used as a substitute for Saffron
Storage Instructions: Best when used within 7 days of procuring.