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The Violet Beau is a purely decorative species of flora, found inhabiting a wide range of biomes.  By slashing at the plant with the knife, the player can obtain Violet Beau Seeds.

It is purely for decoration and have no uses in crafting.


The Violet Beau consists of a long, dark purple stalk from which long, slim, highly ornated leaves grow outwards. The leaves have a blue base and bright purple tips capable of emitting bioluminescent glows.

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A common, luminescent plant which grows in patches on the seabed.



  • The Violet Beau was originally called the Purple Stalk.
  • This plant shares a name with a song in the Subnautica OST.
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