ORIGIN

SEED COLOUR

USA

Light brown and brown

Palestine

Brown and white

Portugal

Greyish white

Turkey

Light brown and brown

Japan

Brown

Bulgaria

White and brown

Korea

White and brown

Brazil

Dark grey and white

India

White and dark grey

Venezuela

Greyish white and light brown

Ethiopia

Light brown

Tanzania

Greyish white

China

Black

Egypt

White and light brown

Table 1: Diversity of sesame seeds [38].