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Japanese あやかしそう
Romaji Ayakashi sō
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Heroes
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Dragon Quest Treasures
Effect Used as an ingredient to create items.

Narspicious is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest series. It is an unusual pink and dark green plant that is used as a crafting ingredient.


Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

Narspicious can be collected in the Urdus Marshland and Western Wormwood, has a 15% chance of being found in rank 5 blue treasure chests, or dropped by Sculpture vultures, Shivery shrubberies, Moai minstrels, and Tyrannosaurus Wrecks. One sprig of narspicious is required to complete Quest #60: That Makes Scents. Narspicious can be sold for 21 gold coins each or can be used in the following alchemy recipes:

Dragon Quest X[edit]

Narspicious is used as an ingredient for crafting weapons, armour, and furniture. It can be purchased from a material store for 290 gold coins each, picked up from sparkly spots, or dropped by various monsters, including Bloody blades, Brimstone bulbs, and Wailin' weeds.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

Narspicious can be purchased from the roving emporiums in the Gallopolis Region, the Laguna di Gondolia, and Sniflheim, or received from sparkly spots at Gallopolis, the Gallopolis Region, the Laguna di Gondolia, the Costa Valor, the Zwaardsrust Region, Insula Algarum, and the Champs Sauvage. Sprigs of narspicious can also be found in Octagonia, Lonalulu, and Phnom Nonh. It has a 116 chance of being dropped by Kissers and Scourgettes, a 132 chance of being dropped by Magic marionettes, and a 164 chance of being dropped by Mushroom mages. Narspicious is used in the following recipes for the Fun-Size Forge:

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below[edit]

Narspicious can be dropped by Bag o' laughs, Hocus chimaeras, and Mimics, or received from King Flaminio in exchange for 3 Mini medals. It can be used to create Fishnet stockings and the quick recipe for the Ring of truth in the Alchemy Pot and sold for 10 gold coins.

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

Narspicious is used as an ingredient to improve various accessories. It can be dropped by Ghosts, Cumauluses, and Lost souls and can be sold for 11 gold coins.

Dragon Quest Treasures[edit]

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Narspicious can be collected from plants on the Paternoggin and the Maneland or received by sending a dispatch team to the Hotbreath Halt Area of the Maneland. It is used for making drinks at the canteen, crafting pellets at the Werks, or for scouting monsters.


A peculiar plant with an untrustworthy air. Alchemise it![1]
A peculiar plant with an untrustworthy air.[2]
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A peculiar plant with an unsavoury air. Used mainly to make pellets. Mostly found on the Patternoggin and the Maneland.[3]

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolNarcisosoFrom "narciso", the Spanish word for the daffodil flower.
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisPurpourraDerived from "purpure", the French word for the color purple.
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschWeiazyntheDerived from "hyazinthe", known for its dark blue flowers.
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoPianta del sospettoItalian for "plant of suspicion".


  1. Nintendo DS version.
  2. Sony PlayStation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One versions.
  3. Nintendo Switch version.