Acorn

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An acorn is a seed which will grow into an oak tree once planted, which requires level 15 Farming. Once grown, the resulting tree may be cut down using a hatchet to grant Woodcutting experience points and to gather oak logs. If a player does not dig up the stump, the tree will regrow. To dig up a stump, use a spade on it. Digging up the stump will yield oak roots and the tree patch will be cleared for growing another tree.

Acorns can be a surprising source of wealth, due to the oak roots resulting from digging up the tree. Unlike other common tree roots, which are usually dropped at first opportunity, oak roots can be used in brewing. If done correctly, players could make 47,211 coins per root if they manage to brew a keg of axeman's folly (m) at current prices.

This seed can be most easily obtained at the shop of Mrs. Winkin in exchange of 100 Vinesweeper points, or at the Grand Exchange. There is a chance that it can also be obtained through using the giant ent's scroll ability. These seeds are most commonly obtained and promptly discarded as a random reward from bird's nests and evil trees. Players can pay the local farmer one basket of tomatoes to watch the tree, and ensure it fully grows and does not become diseased.

The oak tree will take 160 minutes (4 x 40 minutes) to become fully grown, depending on whether or not the tree becomes diseased in the process of growing. Even if a farmer is paid to watch a tree, it may still become diseased. The farmer will immediately cure the tree, but the tree will take longer to grow.

Acorn
Farming level 15
Patch Tree
Payment 1 basket of tomatoes (5)
Time 160 minutes (4x40 minutes)
Seeds per 1 seed
Experience
Planting 14
Checking 467.3
Stages
Seed Acorn
Seedling Oak seedling
Sapling Oak sapling
Plant Oak (Farming)
Produce
Crop Oak logs
237
Chance to save[?] Unknown edit
Yield[?] Unknown edit

Growth stages[edit | edit source]

Healthy Oak tree
Stage Description Image
1 The acorn sapling has only just been planted. Click for a larger image
2 The acorn sapling grows larger. Click for a larger image
3 The oak tree produces a small canopy. Click for a larger image
4 The oak tree grows larger. Click for a larger image
5 The oak tree is ready to harvest. Click for a larger image
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Drop sources[edit | edit source]

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SourceLevelQuantityRarityMembers
Farmer0; 10 Thieving-icon.png1Very rareF2P icon.png

Store locations[edit | edit source]

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SellerLocationCostCurrencyBase stockMembers?
Mrs Winkin's World of SeedsWinkin Farm100Vinesweeper points.png Vinesweeper pointsP2P icon.png

Disassembly[edit | edit source]