Herbs (avantoe)

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Stage 1Stage 2
Stage 3Stage 4Grown
Avantoe stage 1.png
Released11 July 2005 (Update)
LocationHerb patch
ExamineSome herb seeds have been sown in this patch.
Advanced data
Object ID39772

Herbs are a Farming plant that grows after planting an avantoe seed in a herb patch, requiring level 50 Farming. They take 80 minutes to grow, in 4 stages of 20 minutes each, and when fully grown can be harvested for grimy avantoe.

When herbs get diseased, they will become diseased herbs, and can be cured using plant cure. If not cured, they will eventually become dead herbs.

As with all herb patch crops, nearby gardeners will not watch over growing avantoe.

The yield is variable, using the "harvest lives" mechanic with a minimum of 3 lives. The number of lives can be increased by 1 using compost, 2 using supercompost, or 3 with ultracompost. The chance to save harvest lives is improved with higher Farming level, and can be further improved using magic secateurs, the Farming cape, or having a growing Attas plant. Additionally, completing the Kandarin Diary will improve the yield in the Catherby herb patch, and the Kourend & Kebos Diary will improve the yield in Hosidius and the Farming Guild.

Farming info[edit | edit source]

Herbs (avantoe)
Level required Farming 50
Patch Herb patch
Seeds per 1
Payment No
Growth time 80 min (4x20 min)
Yield 3+ (varies)
Regrow No
Seed Avantoe seed.pngAvantoe seed
Plant Herbs (avantoe)
Crop Grimy avantoe.pngGrimy avantoe
Planting XP 54.5[1]
Checking XP No
Harvesting XP 61.5 xp
  1. ^ This experience is gained upon harvesting the final herb, rather than when planting the seed.
Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Grimy avantoe.png: Herbs (avantoe) drops Grimy avantoe with rarity Always in quantity 1Grimy avantoe1Always[d 1]1,68210
  1. ^ Only dropped by Grown version.

Growth stages[edit | edit source]

1Avantoe stage 1.pngN/AN/A
2Avantoe stage 2.pngDiseased herbs stage 2.pngDead herbs stage 2.png
3Avantoe stage 3.pngDiseased herbs stage 3.pngDead herbs stage 3.png
4Avantoe stage 4.pngDiseased herbs stage 4.pngDead herbs stage 4.png
5Avantoe stage 5.pngN/AN/A