Guam seed

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Guam seed
Guam seed 1.png Guam seed 2.png Guam seed 3.png Guam seed 4.png Guam seed 5.png
Released6 June 2005 (Update)
Quest itemNo
ExamineA guam seed - plant in a herb patch.
Value1 coin
High alch0 coins
Low alch0 coins
Weight0 kg
Grand Exchange
Exchange5 coins (info)
Buy limit600
Daily volume125,609
Advanced data
Item ID5291
Herb seed detail.png

Guam seeds can be planted in a herb patch with level 9 Farming in order to produce grimy guam leaves. It can be obtained from monsters or as an uncommon loot from pickpocketing Master Farmers. Five seeds are obtained as a reward for completing Garden of Tranquillity.

Note: A nearby gardener will not watch over your growing herb.

Farming info[edit | edit source]

Herbs (guam)
Level required Farming 9
Patch Herb patch
Seeds per 1
Payment No
Growth time 80 min (4x20 min)
Yield 3+ (varies)
Regrow No
Seed Guam seed.pngGuam seed
Plant Herbs (guam)
Crop Grimy guam leaf.pngGrimy guam leaf
Planting XP 11[1]
Checking XP No
Harvesting XP 12.5 xp
  1. ^ This experience is gained upon harvesting the final herb, rather than when planting the seed.

Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
Black Knight Titan Multicombat.png11/555
Martin the Master Gardener38 Thieving icon.png11/65.1
Master Farmer38 Thieving icon.png11/65.1
Seed pack Low seedN/A Casket.png3–52/60
Skeleton (Shayzien Crypts)132 Multicombat.png11/10,312
Vyrewatch87–125 Multicombat.png11/6,562
Wise Old Man tasksN/A Casket.png1Uncommon
Zombie (Shayzien Crypts)132 Multicombat.png11/10,312

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
23 July 2020
(update | poll)

The appearance of herbs planted in herb patches now match the herb's appearance in the player's inventory.

9 January 2020
(update | poll)

Players can now dig up healthy herb patches before they're fully grown. To prevent players from gaining experience repeatedly by planting and digging up herb seeds, the experience usually gained from planting them are now given when harvesting them, alongside the usual harvesting experience.

8 February 2018
(update | poll)

The value was changed from 4 to 1 so that it would appear below less valuable seeds when on the ground.

11 July 2005
  • The item was renamed from "Herb seed" to "Guam seed".
  • The item's examine was changed from "Farming skill coming in July!" to "A guam seed - plant in a herb patch."