Food plants on DistantLands will not grow in every biome. Below is a table depicting the growing guide. Y means that the plant will grow there. S means the plant will grow slowly. The plugin that enforces this behaves automatically and exemptions cannot be made.

Biome Potato Cactus Rye Rice Cocoa Melon Reeds Carrot Pumpkin Cabbage
Desert Y Y
Savanna Y S Y S S
Jungle S Y Y Y
Beach S Y Y Y Y
Mesa S S S S S
River S Y Y Y Y S
Plains S Y Y S Y Y Y S S
Forest Y Y Y Y S
Hills S Y S S Y Y
Taiga Y Y S S Y
Ice plain S Y