Posted on 2021-11-142021-11-14 by the_dr_blueSaffron harvest Wow!! Paula was just here on Friday and said the saffron crocuses were not open like this. This was on Saturday night. We got 69 threads, for a season total up to 78 threads now. Happened to be in the spice aisle today at grocery store. Planting your own is a pretty good deal after a year or two!