The sheer number of rare ingredients you need to obtain in order to reliably raise your level is a bit overwhelming. There are two Silver Azalea nodes to the west of Heidel along the road. Cinnamon can be acquired from the Kasula Farm node right next to Tarif. In other words, a 7,000 profit per elixir. If you have +2 clothes and a polished Alchemy stone and you want to try doing this, be my guest. For example, your skill and ingredients will matter for making these items.
Herb Vendor There is a herb vendor in Calpheon selling various herbs for ~500 silver if you are having trouble obtaining some of them and have the silver to spare. . With Simple Alchemy, a method, you can make lesser potions and combine potions to make greater ones. So if a recipe calls for 1x fish, you will need to put 2x dried fish. Make 1 of each of all, being careful with your recipe machine.
Put the bottles on the quick slot bar and gather away. Cooking Dailies Olvia Dailies Olvia dailies unlock as you get to Beginner 10 in cooking and they are much easier to do than the Velia ones. Follow his guide to pick up the quests. Since you cannot split stacks in Simple Cooking, you just move your character when you want to stop or it will go on until you are over the weight limit. Buy a fluid collector, equip it and gather on trees to get the sap. With it I have never failed once, failure being not getting at least the broken alchemy stone. All except for Pumpkin takes up 2 garden spaces.
You can find cows west of Olvia, Falres Dirt Farm east of Calpheon and in Bain Farmland south of Calpheon. This is also true for the number of ingredients. The Imperial delivery npc will buy each box tax-free for 315,000 silver. The node system will let you hire workers to gather and process resources while you are away. There are two nodes in Bartali and Finto farm not far from Velia. This is a set effect so you have to wear all 3 pieces of the Canape costume to get the effect. You must be in channel 1 to craft them and need a profession rank of Apprentice Trainee Lv.
Energy is slowly regenerated over time. You now have all the things you made from your quests to either use or sell. It is often at the Marketplace. This profit will be higher if your workers get the mushrooms for you. Alchemy Subcomponents This section will cover all the bloods, oils and other alchemy subcomponents. Sap Bottlenecks: You can get sap from gathering from trees with a fluid collector. Hey Dulfy, thanks for this very nice guide.
You may also get some Alluvial Gold, 5 of which can be turned into a Melted Gold Shard. Rough Ruby can also be gathered by workers at the Coal Node in Omar Lava Cave in Mediah near Altinova. Acacia, Cedar and White Cedar are found in large abundance in Mediah semi-desert area east of Heidel. Rose and Tulips can also be gathered manually from Northern Wheat Plantation. While you can set up the tool in any residence, I highly recommend you have a residence at No. I'd say if you're going to do it at skilled 1, try 10x of the ingredients. Down south next to Glish is the Glish Ruins.
Here you can select ingredients or a recipe from the list highlighted in blue. All tier 2 bloods require a tier 1 blood to make them, as well as several other ingredients. Concentrated Herbal Juice You can produce this either by making 3x Herbal Juice via Simple Alchemy or you can mass produce it with 30x Herbal Juice and 1x Salt which saves you a ton of energy. On the bright side, this could be a great way to level your gathering since magic fluid collectors are very easy to come by. This alchemy tool can be only installed in a residence so you will need to place your contribution points towards a residence and use the placement tool in your residence to set it down. There is the normal quality which is what most recipes are based on. Select the Growth tab in your Alchemy Stone menu, place a Blackstone weapon in the top slot and your stone in the bottom slot.
Although this seems like a very good way to level your Alchemy, let me remind you one more time. Pigs can be found in abundance around Northern Wheat Plantation. Just follow these for now, even if you would rather run off to gather everything you can find. If a recipe calls for 4 apples for example, you can put in 2 apples and 2 grapes instead. This will give you every kind of fruit, but, again, in small amounts. The highest grade you can currently craft with Alchemy is blue grade. Click on each house to view its attributes.
Pumpkins are acquired from Alejandro Farm and Costa Farm west of Heidel. If not see the link at the top of the guide to go back and make it. I know this isn't what you asked, but given the rarity of Shining Powder, I honestly think the best way to get Alchemy Stones is to just order a low level one Imperfect from the marketplace. Note when you are at Lynch Farm Ruins there is a second node which can be unlocked for 35 energy. Alchemy Stone Shards are extracted from alchemy stones an Imperfect alchemy stone would yield 1 alchemy stone shard, but a sharp one could even yield 1. From this you can see that gearing up for Alchemy is only half the problem.