How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft: Complete Guide

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How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft

Don’t know How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft?

You are in the right place.

But!

You can’t actually tame a bee but you can make it follow you.

Let’s see the whole procedure of How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft.

Find Bee Nest:

The first step is to find a bee nest. The bee nest is usually found in the Plains, Flower forest, and Sunflower Plains and it’ll be hanging from an Oak tree or Birch tree. Once you’ve found the bee’s nest, locate any nearby bee.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft:

As you have seen, the bees are attracted to the flowers. All you have to do is to hold any flower in your hand. The nearby bee will get attracted to you. Feed the bee some flowers and you’ll see red hearts. Unfortunately, the bee will not follow you.

1. To make the bee follow you, you’ve to keep holding the flower in your hand or else the bee will lose interest in you.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, flower in hand

Or,

2. You can tie a lead to the bee, this will make them follow you wherever you go. You can tie them to a fence or you can lock them in a room unless you prepare hives for it to work.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, tie a lead

These are the only ways by which you can make a bee follow you.

I hope you now know How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft

How to make a lead:

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft? You can tie a lead to them. To make a Lead in Minecraft, you only need two items.

  • 4 Strings
  • 1 Slimeball

Place the 4 strings and 1 slimeball in the crafting table as shown below to make Lead. Move the 2 Leads in the inventory.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, make lead

You can get your lead back by pressing the use button on the target.

If you don’t want to make Lead, you can also give commands to make Lead in Minecraft. The Lead commands are available in Java EditionPocket Edition, Xbox One, Nintendo SwitchWindows 10 Edition, and Education Edition. Open the Minecraft Chat window and type the following command according to your version.

 Java Edition 1.13 and higher: /give @p lead 1  
 PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10, Education Edition: /give @p lead 1 0 

How to Breed Bees in Minecraft:

Breeding bees in Minecraft is simple. All you have to do is to feed them any flower excluding wither rose. You obviously need 2 bees for this. When you feed them the flower, red hearts will appear and they’ll pair up for breeding.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, breed bees

You can’t breed them again for the next five minutes. The new baby bee will take about 1 game day to be fully grown. You can speed up their growth process by feeding them flowers. Every flower will speed up the baby bee’s growth by 10%.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, new baby bee

How to Get Honeycomb in Minecraft:

Honeycomb is easy to get but there is only one teeny-tiny problem. These cute little creatures can put you to death if you get honeycomb using shears. It can anger the bee which is inside the bee nest and they can attack you.

However, you set a campfire beneath the bee nest. The smoke will calm the bees and they won’t attack you. You’ll know that this is working by seeing the smoke passing through the nest.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, campfire under bee's nest

You can get the honey from the bee nest when it reaches level 5. Every time a bee enters the nest the honey level increases. When it’s full of honey you’ll see it dripping out.

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, empty bee nest
How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft, full bee nest

If you don’t want to get Honeycomb by this method, you can also give commands. The Honeycomb commands are available in Java Edition, Pocket Edition, Xbox OneNintendo SwitchWindows 10 Edition, and Education Edition. Open the Minecraft Chat window and type the following command according to your version.

Java Edition 1.13 and higher: /give @p honeycomb 1
PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10, Education Edition: /give @p honeycomb 1 0 

FAQs:

How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft?

Wants to know How to Tame a Bee in Minecraft? You can’t tame a bee but you can make it follow you.
WAY 1: Hold any flower in your hand, bees are attracted towards flowers. In this way, they will follow you.
WAY 2: You can tie the bee with a lead to make it follow you.

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