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 rarest 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:
Everyone without exception. Most players who take this profession choose to also develop alchemy. These two works really well together since the plants gathered on the ground will be used to create potions.
You may decide to take two harvesting jobs in order to make plenty of money. If so, the Herbalism - Skinning duo is clearly the most 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 Herbalism 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 in the 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 in the Western Plaguelands and Felwood
During 255-300, you can choose between 2 spots : In the Swamp of Sorrows you will gather the following herbs:
In Felwood you'll find these herbs:
Depending on which herbs you want to farm, choose the 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 potions and sell them at the auction house to make money.