Stardew Valley Honey Layout: Which One Is The Best?

Are you wondering how to make a lot of money in Stardew Valley? Well, the Stardew Valley Honey Layout is one of the best ways you can increase your gold balance. There are loads of strategies to get the best profit, so let’s get right into them!

What is Stardew Valley Honey Layout?

Honey is a wonderful and useful syrup that can be found in the game. There are several types of honey, some are worth more than others. The type of honey that is produced all depends on the flowers that surround the bee house. Don’t worry, we will tell you everything you need to know about bee houses, honey, and layouts.

How do you get a Bee House?

The bee house is a type of Artisan Equipment. You will need 40 wood, 8 coal, 1 maple syrup and 1 iron bar to create a bee house. Therefore, you should go foraging if you don’t already have one! The best layouts have a lot of bee houses, so you may need to spend a lot of time collecting materials. The bee houses only produced honey when placed outdoors, so do not place it in the greenhouse. Furthermore, honey cannot be produced in the Winter. However, if you are currently in Winter, it may be a good time to stock up on resources to create a bee farm in the next seasons.

Types of honey

There are tons of different kinds of honey. If you have chosen the Artisan Profession, you’re in for a treat, as you will earn 40% more from honey sales. Each type of honey is made from different flowers. Here is a list of all of the kinds of honey and their selling prices:

Flower HoneyFlower SeasonFlower Growth TimeHoney Selling PriceArtisan Profession
N/A – Wild HoneySpring
TulipSpring6 Days160g224g
Blue JazzSpring7 Days200g280g
Summer SpangleSummer8 Days280g392g
PoppySummer7 Days380g532g
8 Days260g364g
Fairy RoseFall12 Days680g952g

There is a lot of different kinds of honey, so it can be overwhelming on what flowers to choose. Don’t worry, we will tell you the best ones for each season:

  • Spring – Blue Jazz
  • Summer – Poppy
  • Fall – Fairy Rose

These are the most profitable flowers for each season. So, get planting!

Stardew Valley Honey Layouts

As you can see, the price ranges a lot depending on the type of honey you produce. It is evidently a great way to earn gold in Stardew Valley, many experienced players have multiple honey farms.


If you are a beginner, it can take a lot more time to collect resources. The most optimal honey layout for beginners involves 8 flowers, 1 scarecrow, 1 quality sprinkler and you can have up to 47 bee houses! You will simply need to plant the flowers in the middle and surround them with bee houses. This layout won’t give you the best profit, but it is a great way to start creating honey. As you progress further into the game, you can go ahead with the next layouts I mention.

Profitable Layout

This layout requires a lot more time and dedication to create. However, if you’re looking to get a lot of gold, it may be worth it! It includes having 18 flowers, 1 iridium sprinkler, 2 scarecrows and up to 102 bee houses. If you’re a new player, you may think that this is impossible to gather, but don’t worry, you can take your time in Stardew Valley. After all, Stardew Valley is not supposed to be a stressful game. On the other hand, if you’re a more experienced player, you may know that this will take more time, but the gold will be worth it.


Creating a layout can be hard work, but it is one of the best ways to earn a lot of gold within Stardew Valley. Consequently, you should stock up on a lot of resources if you’re willing to create a bee farm. I promise you, the gold will be worth it in the end! Bee houses are also quite cute, so I’m sure they will make your farm look a lot better.

I hope this guide helped you out, see you in the next one!

Meet the author

I am a freelance writer of Stardew Valley knowledge, meticulously crafting game guides that transform players into virtuosos of virtual farming. Lets dive in and unlock secrets, master the seasons, and cultivate a thriving digital homestead.

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