Landscape

Blocks found in Mincraft Landscapes

BlockDescriptionUsed InCrafting Recipe / Dropped By
Stone
Stone

Stone is a key element in Minecraft maps, found in cliff faces and making up most of the underground layers.

Stone Slab Stone Pressure Plate Stone Button Redstone Repeater
Cobblestone
Stone
Grass
Grass

A key block in Minecraft, grass appears as the top layer of dirt and covers most landscapes.

Dirt
Dirt

Dirt is very common in maps, making up the top layers covered by grass or snow. It is also found underground.

Grass
Water
Water

Water appears all around the Minecraft world in pools and ocean. Water blocks cannot be placed.

Water (Stationary)
Water (Stationary)

Water appears all around the Minecraft world in pools and ocean. Water blocks cannot be placed.

Sand
Sand

Sand blocks are found in beaches and deserts. A player always spawns on sand.Sand blocks obey gravity.

Glass Sandstone TNT
Gravel
Gravel

Gravel blocks are found in clusters scattered around the map. Gravel obeys gravity and has a 10% chance of dropping flint.

Wood
Wood

Wood is found in tree trunks and branches. It is abundant in most Minecraft maps.

Wooden Plank Charcoal
Wood (Pine)
Wood (Pine)

Pine Wood is found in trunks and branches of Pine Trees.

Wooden Plank Charcoal
Wood (Birch)
Wood (Birch)

Birch Wood is found in trunks and branches of Birch Trees. Birch is the rarest type of tree.

Wooden Plank Charcoal
Leaves
Leaves (Pine)

Pine Leaves appear on pine trees. They can be harvested with Shears. Decaying leaves drop Pine Saplings.

Leaves (Birch)
Leaves (Birch)

Birch Leaves appear on Birch trees. They can be harvested with Shears. Decaying leaves drop Birch Saplings.

Leaves
Leaves

Leaves appear on every tree. They can be harvested with Shears. Decaying leaves drop Saplings

Sponge
Sponge

Sponge Blocks are available in Creative Mode. Currently this block has no function or use.

Sandstone
Sandstone

Sandstone is found beneath sand. It can also be crafted out of 4 sand blocks. It is not affected by gravity.

Sandstone Slab
Sand Sand
Sand Sand
Sandstone
Web
Cobweb

Cobweb Blocks are found in abandoned mine shafts. They slow down the player movement (to about 15% of the walking speed).

Tall Grass (Dead Shrub)
Tall Grass (Dead Bush)

Tall Grass (Dead Bush) does not appear naturally. This block is not the same as Dead Bush found in deserts.

Tall Grass
Tall Grass

Tall Grass spawns on top of Grass blocks in certain biomes. It is not a solid block and does not obstruct movement.

Tall Grass (Fern)
Tall Grass (Fern)

Ferns (Tall Grass) spawn on top of Grass blocks in cold biomes. It is not a solid block, but a plant and does not obstruct movement.

Dead Shrub
Dead Bush

Dead Bush is found in desert biomes on top of sand. It is a non-solid block and does not obstruct movement.

Dandelion
Dandelion

Dandelions appear in randomly spawned clusters on grass blocks.They occasionally appear when Bone Meal is used on grass blocks.

Rose
Rose

Roses (Red Flowers) appear in randomly spawned clusters on grass blocks.They also occasionally appear when Bone Meal is used on grass blocks

Brown Mushroom
Brown Mushroom

Brown Mushroom is a type of fungi that grows in darker areas (in caves or under trees). They are also found in the Nether.

Mushroom Soup
Red Mushroom
Red Mushroom

Red Mushroom is a type of fungi that grows in darker areas (in caves or under trees). They are also found in the Nether.

Mushroom Soup
Fire
Fire

Fire is a block that is created when a player, lightning or lava starts a fire or when a ghast’s fireball hits. Fire emits light.

Snow
Snow

Snow is a block modifier found in snow biomes. It covers a block with a layer of snow during snowfall.

Ice
Ice

Ice is formed in Snow Biomes from exposed water. It is slightly slippery.

Cactus
Cactus

Cactus is a block that is found naturally on sand. It can be harvested and re-planted on sand.

Clay Block
Clay (Block)

Clay Blocks are commonly found at the bottoms of rivers or shallow lakes and the submerged areas of swamps. They can be mined with any tool.

Clay Clay
Clay Clay
Clay Block
Pumpkin
Pumpkin

Pumpkin Block

Jack-O-Lantern
Netherrack
Netherrack

Netherrack Block

Soul Sand
Soul Sand

Soul Sand Block

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Glowstone

Glowstone Block

Glowstone Dust Glowstone Dust
Glowstone Dust Glowstone Dust
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Stone
Hidden Silverfish

This block spawns a silverfish when broken, but only when using enchanted tools. This block is unobtainable.

Stone Brick
Stone Brick
Stone Brick Slab Stone Brick Stairs
Stone Stone
Stone Stone
Stone Brick
Mossy Stone Brick
Mossy Stone Brick
Cracked Stone Brick
Cracked Stone Brick
Huge Red Mushroom
Huge Red Mushroom (Block)
Huge Brown Mushroom
Huge Brown Mushroom (Block)
Vines Block
Vines (Block)
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Mycelium

Mycelium Block

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Lily Pad

Lily Pad Block

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Nether Brick

Nether Brick Block

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End Portal

The End Portal is a block that will teleport the player into The End dimension. It looks like a void with layers of blue and greenish stars.

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End Portal Frame

End Portal Frame is a block that can be found in strongholds. It looks like an End Stone, but with a decorative green top and sides decorated with rectangles.

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End Stone

End Stone is a block that makes up most of The End. It is a white block with a sponge-like texture.

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Dragon Egg

The Dragon Egg block spawns on top of the Bedrock portal created by the defeat of the Enderdragon in The End