Reed plants

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Reed plants
A Reed plants
Creation

Obtained through harvesting.

Result
  • Reed plants (0.50 kg)
Skill and improvement
Properties

Description

Some reed plants. It has very strong fibres.

Reed plants are a farming product, harvested from reed fields or gathered from reed tiles. Reed can be planted from reed seeds.

Reed tiles currently look like grass growing in water.

Usage

Reed plants are crushed to produce reed fibre. Reed fibre is used to create papyrus sheets with a press.

Crushing 0.5kg of reed plants will produce 0.1kg reed fibre.

Reed seeds can be picked from the reed plants. Picking the seeds will destroy the plant.

Reed plants are used to create a reed pen.

Reed plants are used to create a thatch for Thatched roof.

Can also be used as a Healing Cover ingredient with a potency of 1.

Harvesting reed plants can be accomplished by using any sharp tool. Tools aside form the sickle and scythe, however, do limit harvest quality to 20.

Method

Reed tiles

Medium, long and wild natural reed tiles can be harvested to produce reed plants. Medium reed produces 1 plant, tall produces 2 plants and wild produces 3 plants. The quality of the harvest is random.

The length of the reed can be examined:

You see a patch of reed. The reed is short and seem to like it here.
You see a patch of reed. The reed is medium and seem to like it here.
You see a patch of reed. The reed is tall and seem to like it here.
You see a patch of reed. The reed is wild and seem to like it here.

Reed tiles can be harvested with a

Reed fields

Reed fields (farm tiles) are harvested like regular fields. No tool is required to harvest reed fields. The amount and quality of the harvest depends on the farming skill. Unlike other farm fields, reeds need to be sown underwater. Ideal depth is maximum shovel depth - 3 dirt.

Pile of reed plants