Bone Meal
Bone Meal.png




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Yes (Consumes)

First Appearance

Update 0.3.3

Bone Meal is an Item added in Update 0.3.3.


Bone Meal can be made from Bones, which are obtainable by killing Skeletons.



Bone Meal can be used in the recipes of the following dyes:

  • Light Blue Dye
  • Pink Dye
  • Magenta Dye
  • Grey Dye
  • Light Grey Dye
  • Lime Dye

As a fertilizer, Bone Meal can do the following:


  • As of Update 0.8.0, Bone Meal has been modified so it cannot make crops grow instantly.
  • The Player can dye any color Sheep white with Bone Meal.
  • Tapping Bone Meal on a Grass Block results in Tall Grass, and sometimes even Flowers.
  • Bone Meal does not affect the growth rate of Nether Wart.
  • Bug: Before Update 0.10.0, Bones would only craft 2 Bone Meal.
  • If the Player has a tamed Wolf, they can dye the collar with Bone Meal.
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