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Seagrass can be obtained with shears. If mined with any other tool or the player's fist, it will drop nothing.
Using bone meal underwater will generate seagrass. The bone meal must be used on a non-transparent block under at least 2 blocks of water, with the water directly above the block being non-flowing. If these conditions are met, a one-block tall seagrass will generate on that block, and if available, seagrass will also generate on surrounding blocks.
The seagrass item can only be placed on non-transparent blocks.
Seagrass can be used to breed turtles.
Applying bone meal to a one-block-tall seagrass will turn it into a two-block-tall seagrass.
- See also: Block states
||The half of the plant contained in this block.|
|May 21, 2009||Notch shows interest in adding a "seaweed" block.|
|Upcoming Java Edition|
|1.13||18w07a||Added "sea grass".|
|18w07b||Sea grass is now used to breed turtles.|
|The block sea grass occupies now behaves more like water, for example, mobs can no longer spawn within the plant underwater, nor can they replenish their breath by swimming through it.|
|18w14a||Sea grass can now generate in rivers and swamps.|
|18w19a||Sea grass now generates in underwater caves.|
|Renamed to seagrass.|
|?||No longer animated inside the inventory.|
|pre2||Now destroyed by sponges.|
|1.4||beta 126.96.36.199||Added sea grass. It has the same texture as regular grass, rather than the texture of seagrass in the Java Edition.|
|beta 188.8.131.52||Changed the texture to the Java Edition's.|