A rare plant with “broad, dark green leaves…covered at the base with blood-red flecks” (1:305). It is used in many healing potions and has great power.
The plant can be divided in two and regrow itself in both places. Dragon’s bane is rare, and “a single seed is worth at least ten gold coins” (3:31).
Alex discovers a plant during his first adventure and takes it with him. He uses it several times to create healing potions for people.