Sesamothamnus is a small genus of African deciduous caudiciform small trees and shrubs from the sesam family. It is more closely related to Pterodiscus.

The flowers are tubular, white or yellow, generally with a tinge of pink. They are come in the spring before the leaves.

Species and varieties
Sesamothamnus busseanus
Sesamothamnus gurichii
Sesamothamnus lugardii
Sesamothamnus lugardae synonym of Sesamothamnus lugardii

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