With the passage of time, a
Tree of Life may grow into a tree of ages, tempering the balance of nature and forging a bond strong enough to allow advanced development within the night elf community. With this evolution comes increased knowledge, wisdom and awareness.
Can further grow into a
Tree of Eternity.
These ancients suffered heavy losses during the Third War and returned to the forests to spread their seeds and replenish their numbers undisturbed.
Spells and abilities
Consume a tree to restore 500 hit points over 30 seconds.
Heals 500 hit points.
Allows the Ancient to pull itself up out of the ground so that it can move.
Also gives the Ancient Heavy armor.
Can move, gets Heavy armor.
Burrows the Ancient's roots into the ground, rendering it immobile, but allowing it to build units.
Also gives the Ancient Fortified armor.
Can't move, gets Fortified armor.
Nature's Blessing Upgrades all Ancients' and Treants' movement speed and armor.
200 Tree of Life
Tree of Ages
Patch 1.13 (12/17/2003)
Eat tree now heals 500 hit points over 30 seconds,
up from 200 hit points over 10 seconds.
Ancients now attack while rooted. Patch 1.10 (2003-07-03):
Ancients temporarily lose their fortified armor when they uproot, becoming Patch 1.06 (2003-06-03): medium armor units.
Patch 1.01 (2002-07-05): Hit points increased to 1700 from 1400.
Nature's Blessing upgrade is now first available at Tree of Ages instead of Tree of Eternity.