Skyrim:Jarrin Root

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Jarrin Root
Jarrin Root
Value 10 Weight 0.5
Alchemy Effects
1st Damage Health Damage Health (100×Magnitude)
2nd Damage Magicka Damage Magicka
3rd Damage Stamina Damage Stamina
4th Damage Magicka Regen Damage Magicka Regen
# Samples 1
Merchant Avail. None
Jarrin root

Jarrin Root is given to you by Astrid as part of a Dark Brotherhood quest to assassinate the Emperor. The sample from this quest is the only one available in the game.

It can be used for alchemy if you choose to kill the Emperor in some other way.

Related Quests[edit]


  • The Jarrin Root cannot be planted in the gardens of player-owned housesHF.
  • If you eat the root, you will receive 200 points of poison damage.
  • With a skill level of 100 in Alchemy, all five levels of the Alchemist perk, and the Poisoner perk, a Poison of Damage Health made with Jarrin Root will have a magnitude of 3000 damage. Wearing four pieces of apparel each with a 25% Fortify Alchemy enchantment will bring this up to 6000 damage.
  • Combining the root with a human heart and blisterwort creates the only five-effect poison available in the base game. The effects of this poison are Damage Health, Damage Magicka, Damage Magicka Regen, Damage Stamina, and Frenzy.