Grass Block Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for grass block in Minecraft is shown below:

Grass Block Spawn Command

The Grass Block item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Mining Tools

Below is a table of the tools that can be used to break Grass Block blocks, and the speed it will take to break at (in seconds). This is calculated with the formula (1.5 * Block Hardness) / Tool Multiplier.

Tool Speed
Golden Axe Golden Axe 0.07s
Diamond Axe Diamond Axe 0.11s
Iron Axe Iron Axe 0.15s
Stone Axe Stone Axe 0.22s
Wooden Axe Wooden Axe 0.45s

Grass Block Information

Grass Block

Grass is an essential block in Minecraft. Not only was it one of the first blocks introduced to the game, but it is required to plant seeds. Right clicking a grass block with bone meal creates tall grass. It can also be eaten by sheep.

Item ID minecraft:grass_block
Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below) minecraft:grass
Numerical ID 2
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Hardness 0.6
Material Plant
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 8 - 9

Grass Block Block States

Block states are values assigned to a block that changes its state. For example, many blocks have a "direction" block state which can be used to change the direction a block faces.

Find a table of all blockstates for the Grass Block block below.

Block State Name Type Values
snowy bool ?
  • true
  • false