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Ranger icon small.png Nature Magic (trait list)
Training cost
3 Hero points
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Grant regeneration to nearby allies when you use a healing skill. You and your pet gain healing power based on power.

Regeneration.png Regen (6s): 780 Heal
Regeneration.png Regen (4s): 520 Heal
Healing Power attribute.png Gain Healing Power Based on a Percentage of Power: 7%
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Radius.png Radius: 300

— In-game description

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 27, 2023
  • This trait no longer grants quickness and instead grants regeneration to nearby allies when you use a healing skill.
    • Guild Wars 2 Wiki note: Also this trait has been renamed from Instinctive Reaction to Wellspring.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced quickness duration from 3 seconds to 2 seconds.
August 14, 2017
  • Fixed a bug in which the player's pet gained slightly less healing power than expected.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • This trait no longer grants Power based on your Healing Power. You and your pet now convert 7% of your Power into Healing Power.
January 26, 2016
  • Increased the attribute contribution from healing power to power from 7% to 13%.
October 23, 2015 Heart of Thorns release:
  • Removed a duplicate skill fact from this trait's description.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Instinctive Reaction has been added to the game.
  • Added a health-threshold skill fact.