«Crocetin is a natural apocarotenoiddicarboxylic acid that is found in the crocus flower and Gardenia jasminoides[3] (fruits). It forms brick red crystals with a melting point of 285 °C.

The chemical structure of crocetin forms the central core of crocin, the compound responsible for the color of saffron.» (wikipedia)

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