Black Benniseed

A flowering plant from the Pedaliaceae family and the Sesamum genus of sesames, the Black Benniseed is also known as black sesame, vegetable sesame, or simply “Benniseed”. In Nigeria it is known locally as ewe atura, which means “leaves of relaxation and good health “, where it is eaten as a leafy vegetable. Medically, the benniseed is used as a laxative and a remedy for scorpion venom.

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