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A bamboo mosaic is a decorative block crafted out of bamboo slabs.



Bamboo mosaics can be broken with any tool, but an axe is the quickest.

Block Bamboo Mosaic
Hardness 2
Breaking time[A]
Default 3
Wooden 1.5
Stone 0.75
Iron 0.5
Diamond 0.4
Netherite 0.35
Golden 0.25
  1. Times are for unenchanted tools as wielded by players with no status effects, measured in seconds. For more information, see Breaking § Speed.


Ingredients Crafting recipe Description
Bamboo Slab


Crafting ingredient[]

Name Ingredients Crafting recipe
Bamboo Mosaic Stairs Bamboo Mosaic
Bamboo Mosaic Slab Bamboo Mosaic


When used in a furnace as fuel, bamboo mosaics last 15 seconds (smelting up to 1.5 items).


Java Edition:

SoundSubtitlesSourceDescriptionResource locationTranslation keyVolumePitchAttenuation
Block brokenBlocksOnce the block has brokenblock.bamboo_wood.breaksubtitles.block.generic.break0.90.816
Block placedBlocksWhen the block is placedblock.bamboo_wood.placesubtitles.block.generic.place0.90.816
Block breakingBlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenblock.bamboo_wood.hitsubtitles.block.generic.hit0.2250.516
None[sound 1]Entity-DependentFalling on the block with fall damageblock.bamboo_wood.fallNone[sound 1]0.50.7516
FootstepsEntity-DependentWalking on the blockblock.bamboo_wood.stepsubtitles.block.generic.footsteps0.151.016
  1. a b MC-177082

Bedrock Edition:

SoundSourceDescriptionResource locationVolumePitch
BlocksOnce the block has brokenbreak.bamboo_wood0.90.8-1.0
BlocksWhen the block is placedplace.bamboo_wood0.90.8
BlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenhit.bamboo_wood0.2070.5
PlayersFalling on the block with fall damagefall.bamboo_wood0.41.0
PlayersWalking on the blockstep.bamboo_wood0.21.0
PlayersJumping from the blockstep.bamboo_wood0.121.0
PlayersFalling on the block without fall damagestep.bamboo_wood0.181.0

Data values[]


Java Edition:

NameIdentifierFormTranslation key
Bamboo Mosaicbamboo_mosaicBlock & Itemblock.minecraft.bamboo_mosaic

Bedrock Edition:

NameIdentifierNumeric ID FormItem ID[i 1]Translation key
Bamboo Mosaicbamboo_mosaic-509Block & Giveable Item[i 2]Identical[i 3]tile.bamboo_mosaic.name
  1. ID of block's direct item form, which is used in savegame files and addons.
  2. Available with /give command.
  3. The block's direct item form has the same id as the block.


Java Edition
October 15, 2022Bamboo Mosaic JE1 BE1 Bamboo mosaics were announced on Minecraft Live 2022.
1.20 (Experimental)22w42aBamboo Mosaic JE1 BE1 Added bamboo mosaics behind the Update 1.20 experimental datapack.
1.2023w12aBamboo mosaics are now available without using the "Update 1.20" experimental datapack.
Bedrock Edition
1.19.50beta Mosaic JE1 BE1 Added bamboo mosaics behind the "Next Major Update" experimental toggle.
1.20.0beta moasics are now available without using the "Next Major Update" experimental toggle.



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