The ingredient Wormwood Leaves comes from the plant "Wormwood", which grows sporadically in the Jerall Mountains.
Without the Shivering Isles expansion pack, Wormwood Leaves are one of only two ingredients which can be used to create a Fortify Fatigue potion: at journeyman level or higher it can be combined with Flour. There are no negative side effects. Shivering Isles adds two more ingredients with Fortify Fatigue: Ashen Remains and Worm's Head Cap.
3 guaranteed samples can be found in the following locations:
- 1 sample is in the Chorrol Mages Guild Basement
- 1 sample is in the Castle Bruma Lords Manor
- 1 sample is in Lelles' Quality Merchandise in Anvil
It can also be found randomly in the inventories of alchemy vendors and in some loot chests.
The places with the highest concentrations of Wormwood Leaves are:
- 9 plants are in exterior cell (-8, 32)
- 8 plants are in exterior cell (-17, 37)
- 7 plants are in exterior cell (27, 35) Sidri-Ashak Rune Stone , near a
- 7 plants are in exterior cell (-5, 34)
- 7 plants are in exterior cell (3, 36)
Map marker locations with high concentrations include:
- 7 plants are at the entrance to Ninendava
- 5 plants are at the entrance to Bruma Caverns
- 5 plants are at Hermaeus Mora's Shrine
- 4 plants are around Applewatch
- 4 plants are at the entrance to Silver Tooth Cave , near a Hestra Rune Stone
- 3 plants grow in the alchemy garden of the Arcane University
- 3 plants are at the entrance to Boreal Stone Cave
- 3 plants are at the entrance to Cloud Ruler Temple