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Mutated jadinko males are level 100 monsters found in the Jadinko Lair. They require 91 Slayer to kill, making them the fifth-highest Slayer monster in RuneScape, and the fourth highest outside of Daemonheim. These monsters, along with the level 86 mutated jadinko guards, are the only creatures to drop the whip vine. The males have a higher drop rate, though.

Like all mutated jadinkos, they are a good source of blue charms, noted logs, and medium to high level herbs. They are usually a fast kill and perhaps the fastest source of blue charms.

Each mutated jadinko male kill gives the player 10 favour points with the jadinkos.


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Although they require 91 Slayer to damage, Jadinko Males are not that strong of an enemy. Their damage output is low and they commonly drop food. Points received from killing them can be traded in for food. They drop mainly noted and stackable items and there is a bank deposit box right up the vine next to the queen. Most players with 91 Slayer will likely have high enough combat stats that they can heal solely using the food drops.

For the fastest kills, bring a stab weapon and a stab offhand, preferably a rapier, or a Zamorakian spear. These monsters are extremely weak to stab, so even without the highest tier stab weapon, or combination of weapons, it is the fastest way to kill them. The abilities best seem to be Flurry, Sever, Slice and Havoc.

For defence, wear armour with a high melee defence. The jadinko males do attack with magic, but this damage is less significant than that caused by their melee attacks. To heal, Soul Split is the best method, but if you don't have Soul Split, they drop fruits, and using the favour points, you can buy more fruit from the offering stone. If the fruits are not enough, then bring a shield along in your inventory, and when you are low on lifepoints fill the adrenaline bar, equip your shield, and use the Rejuvenate ability, healing 40% of your life points. If you have completed The World Wakes, using the Constitution ability Guthix's Blessing to heal yourself is also effective.  An alternative method, if you cannot fill the adrenaline bar, is Regenerate, as this is a non-aggressive area; however, Rejuvenate is recommended because you can continue killing while healing. 


100% DropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Excrescence 4Excrescence4–6AlwaysNot sold
Mutated vineMutated vine6–10Always132–220


Charm drop numbers
No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 13,126 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
Please add to the log.
(Only if 50 or more creatures are killed)


  • All herb drops are noted
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy toadflaxGrimy toadflax1Common4,691
Grimy spirit weedGrimy spirit weed1Common837
Grimy iritGrimy irit1Common2,588
Grimy wergaliGrimy wergali1Common1,420
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe1Common5,399
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm1Common6,593
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr1Uncommon3,265
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine1Uncommon3,799
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon1Rare4,605
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme1Rare7,915
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed1Rare8,730
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol1Very rare6,635


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Red blossom seed 5Red blossom seed1Common8
Blue blossom seed 5Blue blossom seed1Common20
Green blossom seed 5Green blossom seed1Common11
Herb seed 5Marrentill seed1Common5
Herb seed 5Tarromin seed1Common5
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed1Uncommon118
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed1Uncommon1,039
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed1Uncommon1
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed1Uncommon8
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1Uncommon453
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1Uncommon2,094
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1Uncommon123
Herb seed 5Harralander seed1Uncommon7
Herb seed 5Ranarr seed1Uncommon1,066
Herb seed 5Kwuarm seed1Uncommon337
Herb seed 5Irit seed1Uncommon100
Herb seed 5Toadflax seed1Uncommon518
Fellstalk seed 5Fellstalk seed3Uncommon927
Herb seed 5Cadantine seed1Rare477
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore1Rare14
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Rare12
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed1Rare359
Herb seed 5Avantoe seed1Rare1,056
Herb seed 5Snapdragon seed1Rare991
Herb seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Rare22,755
Herb seed 5Lantadyme seed1Rare17,767
Herb seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare14,730

Jadinko fruitEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Common fruitCommon fruit1CommonNot sold
Diseased fruitDiseased fruit1UncommonNot sold
Camouflaged fruitCamouflaged fruit1UncommonNot sold
Cannibal fruitCannibal fruit1UncommonNot sold
Guthix fruitGuthix fruit1UncommonNot sold
Saradomin fruitSaradomin fruit1UncommonNot sold
Zamorak fruitZamorak fruit1UncommonNot sold
Shadow fruitShadow fruit1UncommonNot sold
Draconic fruitDraconic fruit1UncommonNot sold
Amphibious fruitAmphibious fruit1UncommonNot sold
Igneous fruitIgneous fruit1UncommonNot sold
Aquatic fruitAquatic fruit1UncommonNot sold
Carrion fruitCarrion fruit1UncommonNot sold


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Juju teleport spiritbagJuju teleport spiritbag1Common2,021
Mahogany logsMahogany logs13–17 (noted)Common14,534–19,006
Yew logsYew logs13–17 (noted)Common3,965–5,185
Magic logsMagic logs2–7 (noted)Uncommon1,796–6,286
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1UncommonNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1UncommonNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1UncommonNot sold
Anagogic ortAnagogic ort20Uncommon [1]Not sold
Long boneLong bone1RareNot sold
Whip vineWhip vine1Rare [2]89,677
Clue scroll (elite)Clue scroll (elite)1RareNot sold
Clue scroll (hard)Clue scroll (hard)1Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 1Crystal triskelion fragment 11Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 2Crystal triskelion fragment 21Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 3Crystal triskelion fragment 31Very rareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
Curved boneCurved bone1Very rareNot sold

Universal dropsEdit

Universal drops are dropped by nearly every monster outside of Daemonheim.
These drops are dropped alongside main drops.
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Key tokenKey token1RareNot sold
  1. ^ Dropped together with seed drops.
  2. ^ Estimated at 1/492 using gathered Adventurer's Log data as of 18 September 2012. More likely to be 1/512.


  • Their weakness appears to defy the combat triangle - they attack primarily with melee, but are weak to stab attacks. This results in the monster being ranged-based because of the weakness, but they do not have any ranged attacks. It is unknown whether or not this is intentional.
  • For a long time after the Evolution of Combat, Mutated jadinko males attacked with magic, although before that they used melee attack regardless of armours. With a hidden update they now use their old attack styles, melee only unless the player uses protection prayers, in which case they use magic.

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