How to get Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2

The best places to find Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2.

In Red Dead Redemption 2, players have been wondering where to find certain plants including Yarrow. One reason stems from different in-game tasks. One of these tasks, called Herbalist, requires you to find a total of 10 plants in Red Dead Redemption 2.

Of these 10 plants, one of the hardest to find is Yarrow. Because the world of Red Dead Redemption 2 is so vast, it can take players a lot longer than they’d like to gather these plants.

To help set you off in the right direction, we’ve put together a quick guide on how to get Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2.

How to Get Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2

In Red Dead Redemption 2, Yarrow can commonly be found in forested areas and grasslands.
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When it comes to where to find Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2, your best bet is to head into areas with dense forest terrain. Note that these forested areas are where you’ll find most of the 10 plants needed to complete the Herbalist task in Red Dead Redemption 2. Yarrow can also be found in grasslands, though we’ve had a bit more luck collecting Yarrow in the aforementioned forested regions.

When hunting for Yarrow, you’ll want to keep the plant’s appearance in mind. In Red Dead Redemption 2, Yarrow is a beautiful plant with many flowers and buds, it also has unique leaves that are tinted red. By collecting 6 Yarrow plants, and by completing the Herbalist task, you’ll unlock the Herbalist Off-Hand Holster. Note that you’ll need to craft this reward by visiting a Trapper.

In addition to the Herbalist Off-Hand Holster, Yarrow itself is useful in that it can be used to craft medicine that replenishes your Health core. If you’re looking for specific areas to hunt for Yarrow, the easiest is perhaps the Heartlands area of New Hanover. After reaching the Heartlands, head for the centermost point to the East of Horseshoe Overlook. If you reach the hills, you’ve gone too far.

Alternatively, you can find Yarrow in areas outside Lemoyne if you happen to be closer to that particular location. Other locations where Yarrow can be found in Red Dead Redemption 2 include the Scarlett Meadows area North of Bolger Glade, and the area South of Rhodes. Again, the key to finding Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2 boils down to exploring the right areas. The best areas to find Yarrow, as stated above, are forests and grasslands.

Where have you found the most Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2? Let us know down in the comments below! For more on Red Dead Redemption 2, be sure to check out some of our previous guides including where to find all Dinosaur Bones in Red Dead Redemption 2, where to find and hunt Badgers in Red Dead Redemption 2, and where to find Gavin in Red Dead Redemption 2.

By reading through this guide, you should now know how to get Yarrow in Red Dead Redemption 2.

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