Safflower, or in other words, clay flower, is the name of a native Iranian plant in the category of floriated plants. In fact, this plant belongs to the Orient and is cultivated in most countries because of its nobles. Safflower has several names in different regions of Iran, such as Kachireh, Qartam, Gol Kaghaz Jileh, Khasgh, Kafsheh, Maasfar, etc.
To mention the safflower features a height is 60 cm and flourishes in a year. As it has a lot of benefits like the protein and oil that its fruit has, it can be used in the food and medical field.
The category of oil is below.
7% of this amount of oil includes saturated fatty acids, about 5% is linolenic acid, 65% is linoleic acid, and 20% is oleic acid.
Containing unsaturated fatty acid is one of the most important reasons that it is recommended to people who suffer from high blood pressure in cooking and daily consumption.
Besides, the other properties of safflower can mention to anti-inflammatory properties, reducing the risk of cancer, regulating menstruation, strengthening nerves, and strengthening sexual powers and also its oil is used to reduce facial wrinkles, eczema, skin inflammations, relieve the pain of arthritis and rheumatism Locally. The flowers of the Safflower plant are known as fake saffron as well and are used in the dyeing industry and for coloring some foods such as cookies and sweets.
This plant is available in the market in two models. Dried and for decoction usage and it is also used in the form of safflower oil topically. According to the research that has been done, if this plant consumes in moderation will not have any side effects. You can order safflower oil or its decoction online and receive it at your home or office ASAP.