Biomes O’Plenty

Overworld Biomes

The following biomes can all be found in the overworld, assuming a default config is being used. Any of these biomes, as well as the vanilla biomes, can be toggled with the Biomes O‘ Plenty config file.

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ID Biome Description Gem Image
170 Alps Tall, snowy mountains that go above the clouds, with spruce trees scattered around. Tanzanite

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171 Arctic A flat, frozen wasteland covered in snow and ice. Tanzanite

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172 Badlands A barren wasteland of hills covered in clay of different colors and hardened sand. Ruby

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173 Bamboo Forest Tall bamboo trees overlook a flat, vibrant land with shrubs, bushes, and ferns. Topaz

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174 Bayou Overcast skies overlook a lush swampy area with tall willow trees and murky water. Mud, Algae and Cattails are common. Apatite

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175 Birch Forest Peaceful forest covered in only birch trees and clover. Emerald

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176 Bog A swampy forest with tall, sparse trees, bushes, and mud. Algae can be found on some of the water surrounding the biome. Apatite

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177 Boreal Forest A thick, temperate forest with birch, oak, and spruce trees. Emerald

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178 Brushland A dry forest with short trees, bushes, and scattered thorns. Apatite

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179 Canyon Hills and valleys composed of hardened dirt with small patches of grass. Acacia and pine trees are common. Aloe can sometimes be found. Red Rock is common in the cliffs. Ruby

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180 Chaparral A hilly landscape with pockets of exposed stone, small shrubs, and bushes. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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181 Cherry Blossom Grove Pink and white cherry trees overlook a forest of pale green grass, anemones, tulips, and clover. Emerald

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182 Coniferous Forest Tall fir trees cover a temperate, and somewhat hilly region. Emerald

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184 Crag Rough mountains with jagged peaks stretching to the height limit, deep, dark waters, and a dark, teal sky above. Crag Rock is found all over its surface. Sapphire

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185 Dead Forest A relatively empty forest with Dead Wood, Dying Leaves, Thorns and Shrubs. Spruce and oak trees can spawn here as well. Silverfish and Silverfish blocks can spawn rarely. There is a large abundance of caverns in this biome. Peridot

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188 Deadlands Smokey ash, smoldering grass, scattered fire, red-as-blood water, deep sinkholes, and the occasional group of Creepers can be found in the Deadlands. Sapphire

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187 Dead Swamp A low-lying swamp with dead trees, dark blue waters, and mud. Witch huts can spawn rarely. Apatite (Biomes O‘ Plenty)|Apatite]]

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189 Deciduous Forest A thick forest with tall trees and shrubs. Emerald

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190 Dunes Steep, rolling hills of sand, with patches of dune grass, and a dusty sky above. Ruby

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191 Fen A dying, swampy forest with mud, cattails, toadstools, and other swampy goodness. Apatite

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192 Field A temperate field with lots of roses, bushes, and sections of forested land. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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193 Frost Forest A frozen forest covered in frost, with snowy skies above. Tanzanite

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194 Fungi Forest A very lush forest with trees, all kinds of mushrooms, giant mushrooms, patches of mycelium, and mooshrooms. None

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195 Garden Lush fields of long grass, covered assorted flowers, grasses, and giant flowers. A native mob to the Garden, Rosesters, can also be found here. Peridot

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196 Glacier Snow and hardened ice make up the Glacier biome. Tanzanite

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197 Grassland Rolling hills of green grass with lots of sugar cane and ponds. Meant to represent the old Swamps from Beta 1.7.3 and below (When they didn’t really look like swamps). Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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60 Gravel Beach A variation of the vanilla Beach biome, but with gravel instead of sand. None

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198 Grove A relatively flat forest filled with poplar trees and small bushes. Lots of clover can be found scattered around the dark green grass. Emerald

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199 Heathland A somewhat flat landscape with lots of oak trees, jacaranda shrubs, and wildflowers. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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200 Highland Thick grassy hills and cliffs covered in High Grass. Emerald

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201 Hot Springs Lots of natural hot springs surrounded by a pine and spruce forest. Spring watergives the Regeneration effect, which heals players, as well as a new Nourishment effect, which restores hunger. Lava is very frequently found underground in this biome. Sapphire

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202 Icy Hills Thick, snowy hills with magical ice trees under a snowy sky. Snow Golems spawn naturally here. Tanzanite

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203 Jade Cliffs The winning biome from the 100 Page Celebration contest. Jagged cliffs with shrubs and pine trees, under a jade sky. Emerald

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204 Lush Desert A lush, red rock desert with Acacia trees, shrubs, wildflowers, and pockets of sand and grass scattered around. Ruby

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205 Lush Swamp Meant to represent the original Swamplands biome in Beta 1.8, without any dark grass/foliage/water shading, and tall ivy trees. Cattails and mushrooms are plentiful. Apatite

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206 Mangrove An aquatic forest with thick, deep-rooted mangrove trees and shrubs. Sapphire

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210 Maple Woods A hilly, peaceful woodland with red maple trees, and the occasional spruce tree. Emerald

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211 Marsh Sections of scattered grass, tall grass, high grass, and water make up the Marsh. Sapphire

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212 Meadow Spruce trees and bushes cover a hilly area with sections of forest spread out among it. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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213 Mesa A red rock mountain landscape with desert grass, and a sandy, orange sky. Ruby

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214 Moor A dreary, mountainous landscape with lots of ponds, mud, and swampflowers. Horses will spawn in this biome. Emerald

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215 Mountain A hilly forest of drab green oak and pine trees. Emerald

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216 Mystic Grove A magical land of tall Magic Trees, blue grass and glowing flowers. Pools of Spring Water can be found occasionally. Witches will spawn in this biome. None

 

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217 Oasis Palm trees and ponds with grass surrounding them make up the Oasis. Spring Water can rarely be found. Quicksand is very common. Topaz

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218 Ominous Woods A creepy, dark forest with dark trees, deathblooms, dark purple grass and foliage, and a dark, ominous sky. Bats can be found flying around in the Ominous Woods as well. None

 

Ominous Woods in the evening

219 Orchard Summer is here in a forest with bright yellow-green grass, berry bushes, sunflowers, dandelions, and all kinds of other flowers. Trees in the Orchard can grow with leaves that have a very high chance of dropping apples. The apple leaves will grow apples that can be picked with Right-Click. A great place to start out in due to the abundance of food. Peridot

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220 Origin Valley A lush area made to resemble Minecraft before biomes were actually added, with bright green trees, vibrant grass, and a clear blue sky. None

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221 Outback Patches of grass mixed in with hard sand, covered in small shrubs. Ruby

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222 Pasture A relatively flat field of barley. Peridot

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223 Polar A flat, icy wasteland. Tanzanite

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224 Prairie A dry, yet lush field with an assortment of grasses, anemones, and a few trees here and there. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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225 Quagmire A barren pit of mud with patches of grass and frequent dead trees, with muddy water and overcast skies above. Apatite

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226 Rainforest A lush, dense land with tons of oak and birch trees covering a very hilly terrain. Lots of different flowers can be found here. Ocelots can be found running around in the Rainforest as well. Topaz

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227 Redwood Forest Huge redwood trees overlook a hilly landscape of shrubs and ferns. Emerald

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228 Sacred Springs Bright blue skies overlook a hilly region overgrown with shrubs, with lots of flowing water springs. Sapphire

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229 Savanna A flat, dry land with acacia trees, tall and short grass, shrubs, wildflowers, and the occasional clover. Horses will spawn in this biome. Ruby

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230 Scrubland A dying grassland with shrubs, bushes, and other foliage. Ruby

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231 Seasonal Forest Autumn colors in a mixed forest of oak and birch trees, with scattered spruce trees. Emerald

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234 Shrubland A flat grassland with sparse shrubs, bushes, and short grass. Not to be confused with Scrubland. Horses will spawn in this biome. Peridot

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232 Shield Based on the Canadian Shield, the Shield biome has spruce, fir, and pine trees, exposed stone, gravel lining the shores, and lots of lakes. None

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235 Sludgepit Low-lying, murky area covered in mud, with thick trees looming over. Apatite

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183 Snowy Coniferous Forest A snowy version of the Coniferous Forest. Tanzanite

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186 Snowy Dead Forest A snowy version of the Dead Forest, but with more dead trees, and less dying/spruce trees. Tanzanite

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236 Spruce Woods Meant to represent the snowless Taiga from Beta 1.8, but with more tall grass, slightly taller trees, and sprouts. Emerald

 

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237 Steppe Dead grass covers a flat landscape with patches of sand. Horses will spawn in this biome. Ruby

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238 Temperate Rainforest Tall trees, often covered in moss, as well as willow trees loom over the hills of shrubs and fern below. Emerald

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239 Thicket A thick, overgrown forest with shrubs and thorns, which hurt you if you walk into them. None

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240 Timber A dense forest with tall, decaying oak trees, shrubs, and toadstools. Emerald

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241 Tropical Rainforest Dense broadleaf trees covering a relatively flat Tropical Rainforest with orange daisies and lots of Ocelots. The occasional melon can also be found in the Tropical Rainforest, along with sections of high grass. Topaz

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242 Tropics A tropical paradise of palm trees, orange daisies, anemones, and clear blue skies. Topaz

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243 Tundra Dead grass, shrubs, boulders, and gravel bordering the shores. Tanzanite

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244 Volcano A smoke filled sky is casted over a volcanic land of dark, ashy stone with flowing lava and pockets of ash. Many lava pools can be found beneath the surface. None

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245 Wasteland Dried dirt, dead grass, and scattered dead trees cover a flat, barren land with ponds of Liquid Poison and hazy skies. None

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246 Wetland A lively, swamp-like area with willow trees, spruce trees, ferns, cattails, and swampflowers. Mud can often be found bordering the land. Apatite

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247 Woodland A dry forest made up of only oak trees, as well as fallen logs. Emerald

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248 Xeric Shrubland A dry biome with small hills of sand, grass, and dirt. It also has a couple flowers and dune grass. None  

Sub-Biomes

Sub-biomes are smaller biomes contained within regular overworld biomes. They exist to add more variation to each biome.

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ID Biome Description Gem Image
42 Alps Forest Alps Forest is an Alps sub-biome. It is lower and covered in spruce trees similar to Alps Mountainside. The Alps Forest is the only part of the Alps biome that is not covered in snow. The temperature and humidity are both normal in this sub-biome, clashing with the icy and arid temperatures in the rest of the Alps. Tanzanite

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43 Alps Mountainside Alps mountainside is an Alps sub-biome. While the alps stretch up to the 256m world height, Alps Mountainside only goes to 128m. This gives the mountain some definition by adding valleys. Spruce trees grow in this area more commonly. Tanzanite

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49 Canyon Ravine The Canyon Ravine is a Canyon sub-biome. Unlike the tall cliffs of the Canyon biome, the Canyon Ravine is a very flat area, usually a valley. Pine trees and small patches of grass are common in this area. Ruby

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40 Forested Field A sub-biome of the Field. There are a few spruce trees scattered in this area. Peridot

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50 Meadow Forest The Meadow Forest is a Meadow sub-biome. It is very similar to the Meadow, but it has more hills and a higher concentration of Spruce Trees. Peridot

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46 Pasture Meadow Pasture sub-biome. This small area has a lot of grass and some sunflowers. Peridot

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39 Savanna Plateau Savanna Plateau is a sub-biome in the Savanna. It is a significantly raised portion in the otherwise flat expanse of the rest of the biome. Ruby

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41 Seasonal Spruce Forest A sub-biome of the Seasonal Forest that has patches of Spruce Trees among the autumn trees. Emerald

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47 Thick Ominous Woods An Ominous Woods sub-biome. Trees grow very close together here and dark trees can occasionally grow 2×2 in diameter. None

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48 Thick Shrubland Shrubland sub-biome. This section has a higher concentration of bushes, shrubs and flowers. Peridot

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45 Thinned Pasture Pasture sub-biome. The barley is interspersed with patches of grass. Peridot

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44 Thinned Timber A sub-biome of Timber. The trees in this biome are much more sparsely populated, making a clearing. Emerald

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Nether Biomes

Biomes O‘ Plenty adds five unique biomes to the Nether in addition to the Vanilla „Hell“ biome.

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ID Biome Description Gem Image
111 Boneyard Tall, boney spines sticking out of the ground and ceiling of the Nether. None

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109 Corrupted Sands A soulsand wasteland with thorns and tiny cacti scattered about. None

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110 Phantasmagoric Inferno A hot area with lots of lavafalls, lava pools, fire, and smoldering grass. None

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113 Undergarden An overgrown area of the Nether with Hellbark bushes, hanging ivy, patches of netherwart, and different types of mushrooms. None

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112 Visceral Heap A fleshy area with lots of Eye Bulbs, occasionly pools of blood can also be found here. None

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Promised Land Biomes

The Promised Land is a dimension added by Biomes O‘ Plenty, accessed by crafting an Ancient Staff. This dimension has 3 different biomes, listed below.

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ID Biome Description Gem Image
64 Blessed Bog Many oak trees covered with Ivy can be found in this area along with Blue Milk Caps, Toadstools and Tulips. Pools of Spring Water are abundant. Amethyst

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63 Majestic Meadow Fields of Purified Tall Grass and small Loftwood bushes fill the Majestic Meadow. A few taller loftwood trees can be found occasionally. Amethyst

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62 Wonderous Woods There is lots of tree cover in this area. Loftwood and 2×2 oak trees fill the sky while large bushes cover the undergrowth. Magic Wood, Blue Milk Caps and tulips can be found here as well. This is the only place you can find Chromaflora, a strobing, rainbow flower.