Create and Brew Medicines with the Herb Mod (1.5.1)

The Herbology Mod for Minecraft 1.5.1 improves potion and brewing! This mod adds over 16 new herbs that can be used to brew potions and make herbal medicine. These potions and medicines give new effects.

New Plants:

Aconite (Poison – brewing only)
Buckthorn (Strength – brewing and medicine)
Eucalyptus (Haste – medicine only)
Ginko (Resistance – brewing and medicine)
Ginseng (Improves potency – brewing and medicine)
Jasmine (Night vision – brewing only)
Juniper (Extends duration – brewing and medicine)
Lavender (Jumping – medicine only)
Mandrake (Splash potion effect – brewing only)
Myrrh (Nightvision – brewing and medicine)
Rosemary (Instant health – brewing and medicine)
Sage (Speed – brewing and medicine)
Thyme (Regeneration – brewing and medicine)
Turmeric (Fire Resistance – brewing and medicine)
Valerian (Waterbreathing – medicine only)

New Items:

Herbologist’s Field Guide:
The field guide will help you identify wild herbs. Use this item on wild grass or ferns to identify it.

Herbologist's Field Guide

New Brewing Stand:
Brewing Stand Mod

Mortar & Pestle:
Mortar & Pestle will let you grind up herbal ingredients into fine powders.

 Mortar & Pestle minecraft herbal mod

Herbal Medicine:
Combing a Mortar & Pestle with paper and most herbal ingredients into the same crafting space will give you a fine herbal powder. Eating it will grant you a wide variety effects, some of which are not achievable through brewing. Add in Juniper berries will extend the medicine’s effect, or ginseng berries to increase it’s potency.

Herbal Medicine 1.5.1 mod

Download Herbal Mod for 1.5.1:


  1. Locate your Minecraft.jar file.
  2. Open Minecraft.jar up using Winrar and delete the META-INF folder
  3. Drag the files from the forge zip file into Minecraft.jar.
  4. Drag the Herb mod .zip into the .minecraft/mods folder.
  5. Enjoy!