The Basic Planter is the first tier of Planter.
It is crafted using a carrot, potato, wheat, dispenser and an iron hoe.
It plants seeds in a 3×3 pattern. It gets seeds from the slot to the right (wraps around). So, for example, this
The Advanced Planter is the second tier of Planter.
It is crafted using a diamond, hopper, pumpkin, basic planter and blaze rod.
It gets seeds from an internal inventory (opened via shift click)
It plants in a 9×9 pattern, starting from the centre of an edge. So, for example, from this
The VeinPlanter is the third and final tier of planter. The limited edition of VeinPlanter comes in magenta (but has no other changes)
It is crafted using a nether star, dragon egg, advanced planter, clock and chest. (You get a Dragon Egg Token back so you don’t loose the dragon egg).
It gets seeds from a larger internal inventory (opened via shift click)
It plants in a connected pattern working it’s way out from where you clicked. It continues until all plantable areas have been planted on that are connected to where you clicked.. It slowly drains hunger as it plants and it requires you to have 1 meat stick of hunger.
So, for example, from this
DRAGON EGG TOKEN
Simple item to give you back your dragon egg.