How to Farm Thistles | Valheim

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This is a guide to farming Thistles in Valheim. Learn how to get Thistles quickly, how Thistles can be used, and the materials required to craft Thistles.

Thistle Basic Information

Name Thistle ImageThistle
Item Type Ingredient
Weight 0.1
Description Beautiful but prickly.
Max Capacity 50
Item Spawn Code Thistle

How to Get Thistles

Look for them in the Black Forest and Swamps

Black Forest Swamp

Thistles are mostly found growing in the dark of Valheim like the Black Forest and Swamp biomes. Thistles glow with a shiny blue color so you can't miss them!

Can Be Spawned with Console Command

If you don't mind using cheats to obtain it, Thistles can easily be spawned with the console command.

To spawn the item, first turn on cheat codes by typing devcommands in the F5 console, and use the spawn Thistle command to create the item.

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How to Use Thistles

Craftable Materials

Item Name Crafting Station Type Materials Needed
Mead Base: Frost Resistance Cauldron Honey x10
Thistle x5
Bloodbag x2
Greydwarf Eye x1
Mead Base: Poison Resistance Cauldron Honey x10
Thistle x5
Neck Tail x1
Coal x10

Used to Cook Food

Food Name Cooking Station Type Ingredients Needed
Blood Pudding Cauldron Thistle x2
Bloodbag x2
Barley Flour x4
Sausages Cauldron Entrails x2
Raw Meat x1
Thistle x4

Used to Construct Buildings

Building Name Required Crafting Station Materials Needed
Maypole Workbench Dandelion x4
Thistle x4
Wood x10

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