false saffron


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Noun1.false saffron - thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oilfalse saffron - thistlelike Eurasian plant widely grown for its red or orange flower heads and seeds that yield a valuable oil
safflower seed - seed of the safflower
safflower oil - oil from safflower seeds used as food as well as in medicines and paints
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests