Alchemy Catalyst

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Alchemy Catalyst
Alchemy Catalyst

Name Alchemy Catalyst
Source Mod Botania
ID Name
Type Block
Stackable Yes (64)
Blast Resistance 30.0
Hardness 2.0
Solid Yes
Transparent No
Affected by Gravity No
Emits Light No
Flammable No
Required Tool Wooden Pickaxe

Alchemy Catalyst is a block added by the Botania mod. When placed underneath a Mana Pool, it allows the conversion of one item to another.

  • Rotten Flesh becomes Leather.
  • Glowstone block becomes 4 Glowstone Dust.
  • Quartz block becomes 4 Quartz. This includes varieties of quartz as follows: Mana, Blaze, Lavender, Red, Elven, Smokey.
  • Stone Bricks becomes Chiselled Stone Bricks.
  • Snow becomes Ice.
  • Vine becomes Lily pad (and vice versa).
  • Poisonous Potato becomes Potato.
  • Blaze rod becomes Nether Wart.
  • Gunpowder becomes Flint (and vice versa).
  • Book and Quill becomes Nametag.
  • Wool becomes String.
  • Slimeball becomes Cactus (and vice versa).
  • Ghast Tear becomes Ender Pearl.
  • Glowstone becomes Redstone (and vice versa).
  • Cobblestone becomes Sand.
  • Hardened Clay becomes Red Sand.
  • Clay block becomes 4 Clay balls.
  • Brick block becomes 4 Bricks.
  • Dirt becomes Coarse Dirt.
  • Nether Quartz becomes Prismarine (Deprecated, now only if Garden of Glass is installed).
  • Stone becomes Andesite.
  • Popped Chorus Fruit becomes Chorus Flower.
  • Apple becomes Sweet Berries (and vice versa).

  • Wood converts to a different variety, cycling through the 6 vanilla variants as follows: Oak to Spruce to Birch to Jungle to Acacia to Dark Oak.
  • Saplings convert to a different variety, following the cycle above.
  • Fish converts as follows: Fish, Salmon, Clown, Puffer.
  • Crops convert as follows: Wheat, Potato, Carrot, Beetroot Seeds, Melon Seeds, Pumpkin Seeds, Cocoa Beans
  • Grass types convert as follows: Grass, Fern, Dead Bush.
  • Flower types convert as follows: Dandelion, Poppy, Blue Orchid, Allium, Azure Bluet, Red Tulip, Orange Tulip, White Tulip, Pink Tulip, Oxeye Daisy, Cornflower, Lily of the Valley, Sunflower, Lilac, Rose, Peony.
  • Stone types convert as follows: Andesite, Diorite, Granite.


GUI Crafting Table.png
Gold Ingot
Brewing Stand
Mana Pearl
Brewing Stand
Gold Ingot
Alchemy Catalyst

Feed The Beast Infinity Evolved Expert Mode[edit]

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Golden Chalk
Alchemic Chemistry Set
Salis Mundus
Alchemic Chemistry Set
Blaze Lamp
Alchemy Catalyst


Alchemy Catalyst can be used to create the following items: