A medicinal leek is a crop that can found growing on freshwater and is used to make medicinal brews.
Breaking a fully grown medicinal leek drops 2-3 medicinal leeks, while a non-fully grown one will only ever drop 1. Using a tool enchanted with fortune will cause a fully grown leek to drop more, up to a maximum of 5 leeks.
Medicinal leeks can be insta-mined with any tool or no tool.
Obtaining a medicinal leek triggers the advancement There's a Leek in the Boat!
Medicinal leeks can be found spawning in clusters of 4~ spread out near the shores of non-saltwater water biomes. This includes rivers, swamps, and any modded biome tagged as Freshwater.
When planted on top of water or any waterlogged block, medicinal leeks will go through 4 growth stages. Their growth rate is not affected by light or other environmental factors.
When bone meal is used on a medicinal leek, its growth stage will increase by one.
Eating a medicinal leek restores 1 hunger and 0.2 saturation.
A player can consume medicinal leeks about twice as fast as many other food items in the game, much like dried kelp.
Putting a medicinal leek in a composter has a 65% chance of raising the compost level by 1.
Roasted leeks and leek and potato stew are food items that can be eaten by the player and are obtained by using medicinal leeks.
A roasted leek is a fast-to-eat food item just like the medicinal leek, but it restores 3 hunger and 0.3 saturation.
Leek and potato stew is not a fast-eating food item like the other two, but it does restore 8 hunger and 0.6 saturation when eaten. The bowl that contains the stew is returned to the player's inventory afterwards.