Fast Leaf Decay by Olafski

A simple Minecraft mod that speeds up leaf decay after you cut down the wood in a tree. By default it will only take about five seconds before all leaves are gone.


Download the source code from GitHub, or get the jar version from the Files tab.



  • 1.7:
  • 1.8:
    • Minecraft 1.8 or 1.8.8 or 1.8.9
    • Minecraft Forge version 1.8 – or higher
  • 1.9:
    • Minecraft 1.9
    • Minecraft Forge version 1.9 – or higher

Only servers need to have this mod, so if you’re playing on a server that has it installed you will not need to install it on the client.



This mod will speed up leaf removal of trees from the following mods, in addition to the default Minecraft trees:

  • 1.7:
    • Natura
    • IndustrialCraft 2
    • Minefactory Reloaded
  • 1.8:
    • None yet
  • 1.9:
    • None yet

Known (compatibility) issues

This mod is not compatible with RandomThings, as they both modify the leaves block.



Feel free to add this mod to your pack. No permission required! I would appreciate a line in the comments though.