Basal moss

The official GemStone IV encyclopedia.
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Basal moss
Uses Healing, Alchemy
Bounty Points 250
Climate Terrain
? Arid
? Arid Temperate
? Cold Damp
✓ Cold Dry
? Freshwater
? Hot Damp
? Humid
? Moist
? Saltwater
? Snowy Arctic
✓ Temperate
? Barren Scrub
? Coniferous
? Cultivated
✓ Deciduous
? Grassland
? Hard Flat
? Hilly
? Mountainous
? Muddy Wetlands
? Plain Dirt
? Riparian
? Rough
? Sandy
? Subterranean
? Tropical

Basal moss is both a plant and a healing item that heals minor organ wounds. It can be purchased in the herbalist shops in Wehnimer's Landing, Solhaven, River's Rest and Mist Harbor, or foraged in cold dry environments.


Grey-green in color, this short-tufted moss is routinely sold for its medicinal properties and may also be foraged wild.Elanthian Flora Guide



This section has not been added yet; please add to it now!

Climates and Terrains

It grows primarily in temperate climates on the bark of deciduous trees.Elanthian Flora Guide

Basal moss can be foraged in the following climates: cold dry and temperate. It can be found in the following terrain: deciduous.


When consumed, basal moss can repair minor bruising, cuts, and scrapes to the eyes, chest, and abdominal area.Elanthian Flora Guide

Basal moss heals minor organ wounds, leaving a minor Rank 1 scar. It is easily bundled into large multiple-bite bundles with a maximum of 50 bites.

This plant requires 25 ranks of Spiritual Lore, Summoning to be summoned via Herb Production (1118).

Derivative Items

A tincture of basal is currently available for sale in:

Alchemy Recipe

A tincture of basal
  1. Add water
  2. Add ground basal moss
  3. Simmer

Similar Remedies

See Also