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Bones can be used to make Bone Meal, which serves two main purposes:
- As a fertilizer, which grows many plants to their fully mature state after 2-5 uses.
- As a crafting ingredient in Wool Dyes.
 As a crafting material
|Ingredients||Input » Output|
|1.2||Added bones, which can be crafted into Bone Meal.|
|1.4||Bones can now be used to tame Wolves.|
|1.3.1||12w21a||Bones can now be found within Desert Temples, allowing bones to be obtainable on peaceful mode.|
|1.4.2||12w36a||The newly introduced mob, the Wither Skeleton, also drops bones.|
- As with Sticks, Bones are wielded as a tool instead of an item.
- The bone appears to be the femur, the humerus, or the tibia of a human.