Yew sapling

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Sapling detail.png

Yew saplings are used to grow yew trees, with 60 Farming.

They can be made by planting a yew seed in a filled plant pot, with a gardening trowel in your inventory, and then watering the yew seedling with a watering can or by using Humidify. When watered, the seedling will sprout into a sapling in one crop cycle (0-5 minutes).

Planting the sapling in a tree patch, with a spade in your inventory, will give 81 Farming experience. It will grow into a yew tree after 400 minutes (6 hours and 40 minutes), which gives 7,069.9 Farming experience.

Players can ask the gardener to protect their tree from disease whilst it grows, which requires payment of 10 cactus spines. This payment can be noted.

Once the tree has fully grown, it can be cut down like a regular yew tree. The remaining stump can be dug up to gain yew roots.

Harvesting a yew tree planted in the patch near Varrock Palace for two roots is a requirement for the hard Varrock Diary.

Farming info[edit | edit source]

Yew tree
Level required Farming 60
Patch Tree patch
Seeds per 1
Payment 10 Cactus spine.pngcactus spines
Growth time 6.67 hours (400 minutes)
Regrow Yes
Seed Yew seed 5.pngYew seed
Seedling Yew seedling.pngYew seedling
Sapling Yew sapling.pngYew sapling
Plant Yew tree
Crop Yew logs.pngYew logs, Yew roots.pngYew roots
Planting XP 81 xp
Checking XP 7,069.9
Harvesting XP No

Creation[edit | edit source]

Farming Farming60 (b)0
Member icon.png
TicksVaries[r 1]
Yew seedling (w).pngYew seedling (w)1N/A
Total Cost0
Yew sapling.pngYew sapling147,181
Profit47,181[r 2]
  1. The Yew sapling will mature on the farming tick cycle that occurs every 5mins.
  2. Due to Grand Exchange prices changing based on trade volume, this profit may not be fully accurate if the components are infrequently traded.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
29 January 2015
(update | poll)

Saplings of tradeable seeds are now tradeable.

11 July 2005

The item was made obtainable.

6 June 2005

The item was added to the game cache.