See § Data values
See § Data values
Dirt has a ruder, less friendly cousin called "coarse dirt" that won't grow grass under any circumstances. You can make it by combining dirt with gravel in a 2x2 crafting grid, or hunt some down in the Mega Taiga, Mesa Plateau or Savanna Plateau biomes.
|— Duncan Geere|
|Breaking time[note 1]|
- Times are for unenchanted tools in seconds. For more information, see Haste § Instant mining.
Coarse dirt can be found as large patches in all Giant Tree Taiga variants, Wooded Badlands Plateau, Modified Wooded Badlands Plateau, Shattered Savanna and Shattered Savanna Plateau biomes.
|Coarse Dirt||Dirt +
Originally, in Bedrock Edition, the corresponding block, formerly known as "grassless dirt", was simply a dirt with a data value of 1. It had most of the same properties as coarse dirt, except that it had the texture of regular dirt, it dropped a regular dirt block when broken, even with Silk Touch, it wasn't able to be crafted, and when it was tilled, it turned to farmland rather than regular dirt.
|Block||Name ID||Numeric ID|
In Bedrock Edition, coarse dirt uses the following data values:
|1.7.2||1.7.2||Added grassless dirt. Functioned exactly like a regular dirt block, except for the fact that it did not grow grass. Found naturally in Savanna M biomes.|
|1.8||14w25a||Added coarse dirt as a craftable and visually distinct replacement for grassless dirt. Its block ID is still |
|14w32a||Coarse dirt can now be tilled into regular dirt.|
|1.13||17w47a||The different variant block states for the |
|Prior to The Flattening, this block's numeral ID was 3.|
|Pocket Edition Alpha|
|0.9.0||Added grassless dirt.|
|1.2.0||beta 220.127.116.11||Replaced grassless dirt with coarse dirt.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
|TU31||CU19||1.22||Patch 3||Added coarse dirt.|
|New Nintendo 3DS Edition|
|1.5.25||Added coarse dirt.|
- "Block of the Week: Dirt" – Minecraft.net, February 23, 2018