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  • Elderberry item sprite
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Use time17 (Very fast)
TooltipMinor improvements to all stats
'Smells like your father'
RarityRarity level: 1
Research5 required
Grants Buff
BuffWell FedWell Fed
Buff tooltipMinor improvements to all stats
Minor improvements to all stats and increased life regeneration
Duration5 minutes

The Elderberry is a food item that gives the Well Fed buff. This lasts for 5 minutes, but can be canceled at any time by right-clicking the icon (Desktop version) or by double-tapping the buff icon (Mobile version).

It has a 5.606% chance to drop when shaking Corrupt Trees.


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  • Elderberries are a type of flowering plant that are native to North America.
    • In the real world, eating elderberries raw can lead to nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, contrary to its use in-game.
  • Its tooltip is a reference to a quote from Monty Python and the Holy Grail, "Your mother was a hamster, and your father smelt of elderberries!"
  • Despite the name indicating a single elderberry, the sprite depicts multiple elderberries.