Sugar Cane 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 sugar cane in Minecraft is shown below:

Sugar Cane Spawn Command

The Sugar Cane 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 Sugar Cane 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
Iron Axe Iron Axe 0s
Wooden Axe Wooden Axe 0s
Stone Axe Stone Axe 0s
Diamond Axe Diamond Axe 0s
Golden Axe Golden Axe 0s

Sugar Cane Information

Sugar Cane

Sugar canes can be found alongside rivers. They can only be placed on sand. When placed near an adequate water source, and there is a high light level, sugar canes will grow.

Item ID minecraft:sugar_cane
Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below) minecraft:reeds
Numerical ID 338
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Paper, Sugar
Hardness 0.0
Material Plant
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 3443 - 3458

Sugar Cane 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 Sugar Cane block below.

Block State Name Type Values
age int ?
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