Here is the Herbalism leveling 1-300 guide. Best tips for leveling your profession quickly
Herbalism consists of gathering plants that grow everywhere in Azeroth. It's a primary job that counts in the limit of the two professions by character. Thanks to their knowledge of the flora, herbalists have great power to find these plants. They can collect the most rare plants that other professions can transform into various useful objects, such as the alchemist who transforms plants to create powerful potions and elixirs.
Any herbs will have a color code when you move your pointer over it:
without exception. Majority of players who take this profession choose to
also develop alchemy. These two works really good together since the plants
gathered on the ground will be used to create potions.
It may be decided to take only two harvesting jobs in order to make a plenty of money, but it is clear that the Herbalism - Skinning duo is more profitable. However, you are free to choose mining if you like it. The goal is not always pure profit and picking flowers is after all quite nice;)
First, visit any trainer in the main cities. Ask a guard if you get lost, and learn Herbalism.
The Herblism Apprentice skill will allow you to upgrade your skill to level 75. You must return to a specialized trainer to learn the next rank to continue to learn skills:
For the first 70 points, you can go to any starter zone, there is not much difference between them. You can also just skip to the next part in the guide if you have a higher-level character.
You will gather the following herbs
You will gather the following herbs:
There is no Goldthorn at Western Plaguelands, go to Feralas if you want to farm it.
Feralas is also a great place to get Herbs. You can make two circuits here. One that starts in the very north west at The Ruins of Ravenwind and runs south to The High Wilderness and one around The Lower Wilds, Lariss Pavillion, Grimtotem Compound and Woodpaw Hills, all near Camp Mojache.
You will gather the following herb:
In the zone below the most common herb will be [Sungrass]. Small peculiarity of the area: from level 285, you can pick up [Plaguebloom] by following this circuit. You'll also find at Western Plaguelands and Felwood
During 255-300, you can choose between 2 spots : In Swamp of Sorrows you will gather the following herbs:
In Felwood you'll find these herbs:
Depending the herbs you want to farm, choose Swamp of Sorrows or Felwood.
It’s up to you to make some money with Herbalism by selling Herbs or you can improve the Alchemy profession (here is our Alchemy leveling guide) to create some potion and sold them at auction house to make money.