Physical: Hulled Category: Seeds/Spices Description: Sesame is a flowering plant in the genus Sesamum, also called benne. Numerous wild relatives occur in Africa and a smaller number in India. It is widely naturalized in tropical regions around the world and is cultivated for its edible seeds, which grow in pods or "buns". Sesame is grown in Guatemala, Venezuela and Honduras. Application: Appetizers, biscuits, beads, bakery, deserts, pizza, salads, stews. Sesame Seeds have a nut-like, mild flavor.