Meet Gus, the handsome new farmer in town! He has a secret crush and needs your help collecting Valentines for the Sweetheart Tree. Craft Valentines or Harvest your trees for a chance to find them, which you can redeem for all kinds of romantic prizes, including the Caramel Pygora Goat!
If you are level 6 or higher, you will see the following pop-up. Click on the green “Meet Gus!” button to get started.
Building the Sweetheart Tree
Your first step is collecting construction parts. You will need the following items to start building your Sweetheart Tree:
- Bag of Soil
- Wood Plank
To collect Bags of Soil, click on the “Post” button to post to your Facebook wall; you will get the parts when your friends click on it, or when you click on a similar newsfeed post.
Note: You can send a request for materials to your Friends every 18 hours.
Once you have collected the required items, click on the “Start Building!” button at the bottom of the construction Menu.
Now that the Sweetheart Tree is almost complete, you will need help from your Neighbors to finish the job. The Sweetheart Tree requires 4 additional builders, so click on the “Ask Friends” button to send some crew requests to your Friends. When they accept, you will see the spots in the Build Menu begin to fill. If you do not wish to wait for your friends, click the “Hire One” button to purchase crew members with Farm Bucks. Once you have successfully filled all 4 spots, click on the “Finish & Share” button.
Using the Sweetheart Tree
Click on the Sweetheart Tree to open the main menu.
This menu shows how many Valentines you have collected and what prizes you are currently eligible to redeem.
A – The total amount of Valentines you have. As you redeem prizes, this number decreases.
B – The button to use when you want to redeem a prize. Once you have enough Valentines, this button will turn turquoise.
C – The buttons to use when you want to collect Valentines crafting Ingredients from Friends.
D – The number of Farm Bucks required to purchase Valentines.
Harvesting Trees: You can find Valentines by harvesting your Trees. If you find some, they will appear in a similar fashion to prized crops.
When a Valentine appears on your farm after harvesting, click on it and you will see the following pop-up:
Click on the turquoise “Share Valentines” button to post a feed to your wall. Your friends will be able click on this feed to claim some free Valentines for themselves too. Once you have clicked on the Valentine, it will automatically be added to your Sweetheart tree.
If you are not finding as many Valentines as you would like by Harvesting, it’s time to enlist the help of your Neighbors: Valentines can also be received from friends via feed posts and the Free Gifts page.
Crafting: You can craft your very own Valentines via the Crafting Workshop.
Click on the “Ask” button to send requests for Confectioner’s Sugar to your Neighbors. If you do not wish to wait for your friends, you can skip any of these tasks for Farm Bucks.
To collect Cocoa Nibs, click on the “Post” button to post to your Facebook wall – you will get the parts when your friends click on it, or when you click on a similar newsfeed post.
Individual Valentines can also be purchased with Farm Bucks from the Sweetheart Tree menu.
Redeeming Valentines for Prizes
Once you have collected enough Valentines, they can be redeemed for some fantastic prizes. Click on your Sweetheart Tree to open up your progress menu.
At the bottom of this menu, there are a total of 4 prizes that can be redeemed for Valentines:
- Pink Planter (15 Valentines)
- Bird Bath (30 Valentines)
- Camellia Tree (60 Fireworks)
- Love Picnic Tent (145 Fireworks)
Note: You will need to redeem each of the above items at least once before you get credit towards the Caramel Pygora Goat.
Once you have redeemed each of the four prizes, Click on the “Get it” button to claim your cute new friend!
Note: The Caramel Pygora Goat can only be redeemed for Valentines once. If you wish to get additional Caramel Pygora Goats you will have to purchase them with Farm Bucks via the Sweetheart Tree.
If you don’t feel like collecting Valentines, all of the above prizes can also be purchased in unlimited quantities for Farm Bucks.
- If you do not wish to use the Sweetheart Tree feature, it can be deleted or stored in your Inventory.
- You can only get Valentines when harvesting trees on your own farm. You will not get Valentines from Neighbor visits.
- You have 10 days to collect the Valentines prizes. If you do not collect them all, the prizes will disappear and you will be unable to claim them.
- If you want to see how much time you have left to claim the Valentines prizes, hover your cursor over the tree.
- You are limited to one Sweetheart Tree per farm.