Seed of life is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest game series series that permanently raises the maximum HP to whoever eats it. The amount varies from game to game. This seed can be found in treasure chests, pots, drawers and bags. It can also be stolen from or dropped by certain enemies. They cannot be bought.
Although absent from the original NES version, they can be found in the SNES and Gameboy Color remakes of Dragon Quest. Due to text limitations in the Gameboy Color remake of Dragon Quest, seed of life was renamed to LifeAcorn. It can increase a character's HP by 4-6 points.
This seed can increase a character's maximum HP by 4-6 points.
This seed can increase a character's maximum HP by 3-4 points.
Seeds of life can be found as treasure, or as a rare drop from enemies such as the Moosifer. It permanently increases a character's HP by 3, but applies only to one vocation.