A rich orange-red, this small fruit turns much darker if given a taste of blood.
Consumable 50 gp
Power Daily Utility (Standard Action)
Effect: You lose a healing surge, bleeding onto the apricot, which absorbs your blood and the healing surge.
Power (Healing) Consumable Utility (Minor Action)
Effect: You eat the apricot. Unless the apricot has absorbed a healing surge in the past 12 hours, you lose a healing surge, and when you do, you regain only 2d8 hit points. If the apricot has absorbed a healing surge in the past 12 hours, you can instead spend a healing surge and regain an additional 2d8 hit points.
Published in Dragon Magazine 429.