You can learn Herbalism from any Herbalism trainer at any city of any race.The idea is, when you get out of your starting zone with your character,you will be sent to the city, like Orgrimmar for Orcs, Stormwind for Humans,Thunder Bluff for Taurens and Ironforge for Dwarves and Gnomes etc.
When you arrive at your city, you can ask any City Guard for directions,when asked for a Herbalism trainer, it will be marked on your map and with thatyou can easily find your way to them and learn Herbalism and other professionsor locate other places of interest you need.
As you improve your skill in gathering plants, higher skill levels inHerbalism needs to be trained at Herbalism trainers to be able to gather moreplants. The skill levels you will need to train at are:
After you learn Herbalism, just enable your Find Herbs and roam around the surroundingareas of the city and starting zones. So your character can be around level 1-10, it is even betterto learn the professions from the start so you can integrate them into your overall levelingexperience. So, after you learn, just pluck every plant you can until you improve your skill to 70+.After you pass 50, you can go back to your city to learn Journeyman Herbalism from the trainers.
For this first step, you mainly need to gather these plants:Between 1-50 Peacebloom (1 25 50 100) can be found in open meadowsin Durotar, Tirisfal Glades, and Mulgore for the Horde and Elwynn Forest, Dun Morogh, and Teldrassil for the Alliance;Between 1-50 Silverleaf (1 25 50 100) can be found under the treesin Durotar, Tirisfal Glades, and Mulgore for the Horde and Elwynn Forest, Dun Morogh, and Teldrassil for the Alliance;Between 50-70 Earthroot (15 40 65 115) can be found on or near cliffsin Durotar, Tirisfal Glades, Mulgore, and The Barrens for the Horde and Elwynn Forest, Dun Morogh, and Teldrassil, Westfall, and Darkshore for the Alliance;Between 50-70 Mageroyal (50 75 100 150) can be found in open meadowsin The Barrens for the Horde and Westfall and Darkshore for the Alliance. 5.2. Step 2: 70-150 SkillAt this step, depending on the place you started, you will go to the next zones and, like themobs and quests, plants there will also have increased level. Your character can be around 15-30level bracket, 30+ may be needed for the last parts. Again, you will improve your skillby gathering plants up to 150+. After you pass 125, you can go back to your city to learnExpert Herbalism from the trainers.
This step requires you to be in higher level areas mostly, so your character has to be around30-45, up to 50s for the last parts to level their Herbalism with ease. Again, you will keepimproving your skill by gathering plants up to 205+. After you pass 200, you can go back to yourcity to learn Artisan Herbalism, the highest skill level available from the trainers. 2b1af7f3a8