Octopath Traveler 2: How to Complete The Useless Fruit Side Story

Octopath Traveler 2 has quickly become one of the most talked-about games of the year, and for good reason. With stunning visuals, an immersive world, and engaging gameplay, it’s no wonder that gamers everywhere are hooked. But while the main story may be the primary attraction, there are plenty of side quests to keep you busy along the way. One of these quests is The Useless Fruit Side Story, which requires players to use their problem-solving skills to complete it successfully.


While it may seem like a simple task, completing this quest can be a bit tricky. Fortunately, with the right strategy and approach, you can complete The Useless Fruit Side Story in no time. In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know to complete this quest in Octopath Traveler 2 and reap the rewards that come with it. So without further ado, let’s get started!


How to Complete The Useless Fruit Side Story in Octopath Traveler 2


Octopath Traveler 2 Considerable Youth
Image via Collector’s Hub

To begin this quest, head to Wellgrove in the Leaflands, and make your way to the Dancers’ Guild. Standing outside you will find an NPC named Considerate Youth. Speaking with the man, he will mention having stepped on a well Iris, which possesses beautiful flowers but no edible fruits. Stepping on one of these flowers would cause a smelly disruption to the air. Consequently, he wishes to find a use for these plants due to their abundance in the town.


Octopath Traveler 2 Knowledgeble Villager
Image via Collector’s Hub

To complete this quest, head to Cropdale, the hometown of Agnea, also in the Leaflands. There, you’ll find an NPC named Knowledgeable Villager. Interact with her and use either Osvald’s Scrutinize, Temenos’ Coerce, Hikari’s Bribe, or Castti’s Inquire Path Action to gather the valuable information ” Well Iris Uses” from her. 


Octopath Traveler 2 Well Iris Uses
Image via Collector’s Hub

After you’ve gathered the necessary information, head back to Considerate Youth in Wellgrove and provide him with the information. Upon understanding how to use the iris, he’ll thank you for your hard work and reward you with 6000 Leaves, a Dyed Clothes, and a Beastly Scarf.


Octopath Traveler 2 Beasty Scarf
Image via Collector’s Hub

That concludes our guide on how to complete the Useless Fruit side quest in Octopath Traveler 2. We hope you find the guide helpful. If so, please consider sharing it with others. If you have questions, let us know in the comment section below!


Also, check out GameLuster’s other Octopath Traveler 2 guides to learn how to complete the Proof of Justice side quest, the Pilgrim Protection side quest, and more.

Notify of

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments