Potato

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Potato
Potato.png
Released11 June 2001 (Update)
MembersNo
Quest itemNo
Properties
TradeableYes
EquipableNo
StackableNo
NoteableYes
EdibleYes
OptionsEat
DestroyDrop
ExamineThis could be used to make a good stew.
Values
Value1 coin
High alch0 coins
Low alch0 coins
Weight0.5 kg
Respawn time100 ticks (60 seconds)
Grand Exchange
Exchange79 coins (info)
Buy limit13,000
Daily volume108,168
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Advanced data
Item ID1942
Potato detail.png

Raw potatoes can be picked from fields throughout Lumbridge, such as those south-west of the windmill, near Draynor Manor, or north of the cow field in Lumbridge. They heal 1 Hitpoint when eaten raw. When picking potatoes from fields, players may randomly receive 1 potato seed.

Raw potatoes can be bought from Hudo at the Grand Tree, who has a stock of 10, for 1 coin each. Wydin's food store in Port Sarim also has a stock of one raw potato for 1 coin each. Kenelme's Wares in Port Piscarilius sells one raw potato for 1 coin each. Frenita's Cookery Shop in Yanille sells 5 potatoes for 1 coin each.

Members can obtain a lot of (free) potatoes in a relatively short time, without waiting for farming patches, by taking plenty of empty sacks to any potato field, and filling from there. Another method for members is to pick potatoes at the potato field north of the Lumbridge cow pen and note them at the Tool Leprechaun by the hops patch to the west.

Cooking[edit | edit source]

Raw potatoes are used in cooking. Placing one in a bowl of water is required to make stews. Raw potatoes can be cooked on a range to make baked potatoes. (Note: Cooking potatoes on a fire yields no result. Nothing happens.)

Farming[edit | edit source]

Players with level 1 Farming can grow them from potato seeds. Three potato seeds are needed per allotment. They take 40 minutes to grow, grant 8 Farming experience for planting and 9 Farming experience for each potato harvested. Up to 10 raw potatoes can be stored in a sack making a sack of potatoes, which can be used to pay a gardener to look after an onion patch.

Products[edit | edit source]

ItemMembersSkillsXPMaterials
Baked potato.pngBaked potato
Member icon.png
  • Cooking 7
  • Cooking 15
Half made bowl (veg ball).pngHalf made bowl (veg ball)
Member icon.png
  • Cooking 35
  • Cooking 50
Incomplete stew.pngIncomplete stew#Potato
Free-to-play icon.png
  • Cooking 25
  • Cooking 0
Potatoes(10).pngPotatoes(10)
Member icon.png
  • None
  • None
Raw admiral pie.pngRaw admiral pie
Member icon.png
  • Cooking 70
  • Cooking 0
Raw fish pie.pngRaw fish pie
Member icon.png
  • Cooking 47
  • Cooking 0
Uncooked stew.pngUncooked stew
(Potato)
Free-to-play icon.png
  • Cooking 25
  • Cooking 0

Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here.
SourceLevelQuantityRarity
Potato plant Grown Farming icon.png1Always
Sourhog37 Multicombat.png15/110
Veg stall2 Thieving icon.png11/3.5

Store locations[edit | edit source]

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SellerLocationNumber
in stock
Restock
time
Price
sold at
Price
bought at
Members?
Alice's Farming shop.Farm west of Port Phasmatys01m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Miscellanian Food ShopMiscellania and Etceteria Dungeon51m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Logava Gricoller's Cooking SuppliesHosidius52m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Prifddinas FoodstuffsPrifddinas101m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Sarah's Farming shop.Farm south of Falador01m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Richard's Farming shop.North of East Ardougne01m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Sigmund the Merchant (shop)Rellekka102m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Kenelme's WaresPort Piscarilius11m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Greengrocer of MiscellaniaMiscellania101m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Food StorePort Sarim11m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Free-to-play icon.png
Island GreengrocerEtceteria101m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Frenita's Cookery Shop.Yanille52m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Grand Tree GroceriesGrand Tree101m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png
Vanessa's Farming shop.Catherby01m Coins 1.png 1Coins 1.png 0Member icon.png

Item spawns[edit | edit source]

Location Members Spawns Map
Darkmeyer - middle tierMember icon.png1Maplink

Fields[edit | edit source]

Location Members Spawns Map
Clock TowerMember icon.png1Maplink
East of Draynor VillageFree-to-play icon.png134Maplink
Rantz's Hunting GroundsMember icon.png2Maplink
North of Lumbridge Cow FieldFree-to-play icon.png84Maplink
EntranaMember icon.png6Maplink
RellekkaMember icon.png7Maplink
East ArdougneMember icon.png5Maplink
MiscellaniaMember icon.png73Maplink
North-west HosidiusMember icon.png10Maplink
Feldip HillsMember icon.png4Maplink
North of East ArdougneMember icon.png56Maplink
Tenzing's HouseMember icon.png10Maplink
Fisher Realm (Post-quest)Member icon.png66Maplink
HosidiusMember icon.png5Maplink
Sinclair MansionMember icon.png5Maplink
Fisher Realm (During Holy Grail)Member icon.png20Maplink

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
24 October 2005
(update)

The item was graphically updated.

11 July 2005
(update)

An "Eat" option was added.

Gallery (historical)[edit | edit source]

Potato detail (beta).png
Potato detail (historical).png
Potato detail.png
Potato (beta).png
Potato (historical).png
Potato.png
RuneScape 2
Beta
March-May 2004 –
24 October 2005
24 October 2005 ⁠–
present