Yes; 6–15 (if waterlogged)
|Catches fire from lava||
dec: 411 hex: 19B bin: 110011011
Sea pickles are light-emitting colonies of small stationary animals found underwater.
Sea pickle colonies generate on the bottom of warm oceans and are found on top of coral blocks in coral reefs. Each chunk has 1⁄6 chance to generate sea pickle colonies. They can be found in groups of 1 up to 4.
Sea pickles may also be found in desert village houses as decorative blocks.
Growth and spread
A sea pickle colony will break instantly and drop itself as an item if broken using anything, or if the block below it breaks, dropping as many pickles as there are on the block.
Sea pickles can be placed on top of most solid blocks, as well as non-solid blocks, up to four per block, similarly to turtle eggs. More information regarding placement on transparent blocks can be found at Opacity/Placement.
Sea pickles produce light when underwater. A single pickle produces a light level of 6, and a colony produces an additional 3 levels per pickle (so 4 sea pickles produces a light level of 15). When they produce light, there is a pale green glow at the end of the pickle.
Bone meal can be used on sea pickles if they are underwater, and planted on living coral blocks. This will increase their number on that block, and spread to empty areas underwater above other living coral blocks. They can spread to the original sea pickle's level or one level below, out to a horizontal taxicab distance of 2. Bone meal can be used on sea pickles planted on other blocks, or outside of water, but nothing will happen and the bone meal will still be consumed.
|Lime Dye||Sea Pickle +
This recipe awards 0.2 experience.
Placing a sea pickle into a composter has a 65% chance of raising the compost level by 1.
|Icon||Achievement||In-game description||Actual requirements (if different)||Availability||Xbox points earned||Trophy type (PS)|
|One Pickle, Two Pickle, Sea Pickle, Four||Place four Sea Pickles in a group||Xbox 360||Yes||Yes||Wii U||20G||Bronze|
Bedrock Edition uses the following data values.
|0||One Sea Pickle in water|
|1||Two Sea Pickles in water|
|2||Three Sea Pickles in water|
|3||Four Sea Pickles in water|
|4||One Sea Pickle out of water|
|5||Two Sea Pickles out of water|
|6||Three Sea Pickles out of water|
|7||Four Sea Pickles out of water|
|Name||Default value||Allowed values||Description|
|pickles||Number of pickles.|
|waterlogged||Whether or not there's water in the same place as these pickles.|
|1.13||18w14b||Added sea pickles.|
|18w16a||Sea pickles can now be placed on top of non-solid blocks.|
|18w22a||If the player is inside the hitbox of sea pickle, and another is attempted to be placed, the placement will now fail, as with most other blocks.|
|Sea pickles will now make placement sounds when the amount in a stack is increased.|
|More sea pickles can now be added to a stack when aiming at adjacent blocks instead of requiring the player to target the pickle stack directly|
|Sea pickles now require a supporting block underneath.|
|1.14||19w03a||Placing a sea pickle into the new composter block has a 50% chance of raising the compost level by 1.|
|19w05a||Sea pickles now have a 65% chance of increasing the compost level in a composter by 1.|
|1.4.0||beta 220.127.116.11||Added sea pickles.|
|1.7.0||beta 18.104.22.168||Sea pickles will now break instantly when destroyed in Survival mode.|
|1.10.0||beta 22.214.171.124||Sea pickles can now be bought from wandering traders.|
|2 sea pickles now generate in one of new desert village small houses.|
|1.11.0||beta 126.96.36.199||Sea pickles can now be used to fill up composters.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
|TU69||1.76||Patch 38||Added sea pickles.|
- They appear to be based on Pyrosomes, real-life tunicates with blue-green bioluminescence. They are also commonly called sea pickles, which is where the name likely came from.
Sea pickles out of water.
Sea pickles that generate on top of a coral structure.
Sea pickles illuminating a coral reef.