Cacti were added in the 1.0.6 update, and players would take three and a half hearts of damage while breaking the cactus. because im not assuming this is a intended feature i will leak my new design soon q256 Well-Known Member Cactus Armor is a type of armor that has the same resistance level as Leather Armor. On the other hand, cactus is usually used in Minecraft as a defense, using it as fences. It is a plant that grows in Desert biomes. In Minecraft Alpha 1.0.7 update, breaking a cactus would only deal half a heart of damage to a player. It can be crafted the same as any other armor, but with Cactus Green. 1 Recipe. Cactus is a Common collection block found within the Mushroom Desert and can be found in player islands through CactusMinionsand Desert Islands. Skin description is empty. Thank you for visiting MinecraftSkins.com - Skindex, the source for Minecraft skins These are placed around the entire perimeter in a diagonal formation or in a double interleaved line. UPDATE: cactus armor doesnt work on island but thorns still works so they hit you but it doesnt always work. The Cactus is a block added by vanilla Minecraft. Contents. When placing a Cactus block on top of a Sand block, it will grow up to 3 additional blocks on top over time. Armor can be made of iron or leather, if you want to have a leather armor the material can be obtained from rotten meat or going to a leather farm. Collecting cactus increases the player's cactus collection and can grant useful items or perks upon collecting a specific amount of cactus. This enchant cannot be removed. Collecting cactus grants +2 Farming XP. It is automatically enchanted with thorns 1. This was changed in the Minecraft 1.0.11 update when breaking a cactus would deal no damage to a player.