This article is about the Java Edition. For other editions, see Version history. All worlds with minecraft good world seeds dirt blocks will seamlessly change over to coarse dirt, as it uses the same block ID and data value as the original grassless dirt block.
Slightly darker texture than regular dirt. Silk touch is not required for obtaining it in survival. Tilling coarse dirt with a hoe will turn it to regular dirt. 2 checkered pattern yields four coarse dirt. Can be crafted with prismarine shards. The cracks in prismarine appear to slowly change color between brown, blue, gray and purple. Can be crafted with prismarine shards and an ink sac.
Can be crafted into chiseled, smooth, stair and slab forms. Chiseled variant has a wither pattern to complement the creeper pattern found in chiseled sandstone. Slabs have a smooth variant, similar to stone and sandstone. Generated only in Mesa biomes at cave entrances.