|Release date||25 July 2019 (Update)|
|Time to grow||480 min (8 hours)|
|Not grown||A Crystal tree has been planted in this patch.|
|Grown||A Crystal tree has been planted in this patch.|
Crystal trees are grown by first planting a crystal acorn in a filled plant pot, which will turn into a crystal tree sapling after being watered and allowed to grow. The crystal tree sapling is then planted in the crystal tree patch using a spade. Only one crystal tree patch exists and is located in the north-east section of Prifddinas.
An amulet of nature can be bound to the patch to provide players with information about its growing progress.
Once fully grown, the tree can be harvested with an axe. Unlike other harvested trees, crystal trees are harvested and removed at the same time; no stump remains to be cleared and the patch is immediately empty once the tree is harvested. Harvesting crystal trees grants 8-16 crystal shards, depending on the type of compost used. Magic secateurs, and by extension the farming cape, have no effect. Players can also receive bird nests after chopping the tree down.
References[edit | edit source]
- Jagex. Mod Ash's Twitter account. 25 Jun 2018. Mod Ash: "[Does using magic secateurs increase the amount of crystal shards from harvesting crystal tree?] No, the secateurs don't help with that. Compost does."