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Lily Pad

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Lily Pad
Lily Pad.png

Transparency

Yes

Luminance

No

Blast resistance

0

Tool

Any tool

Renewable

Yes

Stackable

Yes (64)

Flammable

No

Drops

Itself

Data value

dec: 111 hex: 6F bin: 1101111

Name

waterlily

The lily pad is a short, flat block found growing on water in swamplands.

Obtaining[edit | edit source]

Lily pads can be instantly mined with anything.

Natural generation[edit | edit source]

Lily pads can be found naturally on water in swampland biomes, underground lakes and inside woodland mansions.

Fishing[edit | edit source]

Lily pads can be obtained as a "treasure" item while fishing.

Usage[edit | edit source]

Lily pads can be used to make paths over water without having to build bridges or use full blocks. Lily pads are broken and drop as an item when water flows on it. Mobs cannot spawn on lily pads.

Normal blocks can be placed on the bottom side of lily pads (from below). This breaks the lily pad (dropping it as entity) but leaves the block in place. Since lily pads can be placed anywhere on water, this is useful for starting construction mid-ocean without need to start from the bottom or shore, for example when starting construction of ocean monument draining system.

Placement[edit | edit source]

Lily pads can only be placed on top of water, ice or frosted ice. Lily pads occupy the block above water and are not part of the water block itself.

Lily pads face a consistent direction which depends on their location and is not affected by the direction the player is facing. Replacing a lily pad will not change the direction.

Video[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Official release
1.0.0 Beta 1.9-pre1 Added lily pads. Lily pads are non-solid, and can only be placed in swamplands.
Until 1.9, they were the shortest block in the game, at 164 of a block tall.
Beta 1.9-pre6 Lily pads are now solid blocks.
1.3.1 12w21a Boats no longer break when they collide at high speed with lily pads. Instead, the lily pad is destroyed.
1.7.2 13w36a Lily pads can be caught in fishing as treasure.
1.8 14w25a Lily pads are now brighter in the inventory.
1.9 15w43a Lily pads can now be placed on ice and frosted ice.
15w45a Height of the lily pad was increased from 14 of a pixel (164 of a block) to 1 pixel (116 of a block).
15w49a Height of the lily pad was decreased from 1 pixel (116 of a block) to 1516 of a pixel (15256 of a block), and the width was changed to be inset from three edges of the block by 1 pixel (116 of a block).
15w50a Added sound: block.waterlily.place.
16w04a Height of the lily pad is increased to 112 pixels (332 of a block), and is now inset 1 pixel (116 of a block) on all sides.
1.11 16w39a Lily pads now generate in woodland mansions.
Pocket Edition Alpha
0.9.0 build 1 Added lily pads.
build 3 Lily pads are now brighter in the inventory.
0.11.0 build 1 Lily pads can be caught in fishing as treasure.
Pocket Edition
1.1 build 1 Lily pads now generate in woodland mansions.
Legacy Console Edition
TU7 CU1 1.0 Patch 1 Added lily pads.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • When lily pads are placed on water source blocks that do not take up the space of the entire block (when the water is flowing to the block next to it), the lily pad will appear floating above the water source block.
  • In the Console Edition, if a swamp is next to a taiga at the edge of the world, lily pads in the swamp may spread to the taiga ocean, which could be frozen, causing it to generate on ice.
  • If you sprint on lily pads, they will appear to give off water particles. This is because the game thinks you are technically on the water below the lily pad.

Gallery[edit | edit source]