|#191|| Chlorophyll/ Solar Power|
|1′ (0.3m)||4 lbs. (1.8kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Special Attack Point|
Both of Sunkern's regular Abilities activate during Clear Skies: Chlorophyll, which doubles its Speed, or Solar Power, which increases its Special Attack by 50% at a cost of some HP each turn. Both Abilities require the usage of the Drought Ability or the move Sunny Day to activate.
A third Ability is available to Sunkern that come from the Dream World, the Early Bird Ability. This Ability limits the Sleep Status Condition, reducing the amount of time that this Pokémon is under the Sleep Condition in half.
Sunkern is in the Grass Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Sunkern 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Sunkern takes on the appearance of a brown-and-yellow seed with a sprout growing on its head.
Sunkern doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
Sunkern can be found at the National Park and on Route 24 during the Daytime in Gold, Silver and Crystal. In Generation III Sunkern only appears in Pokémon Emerald, appearing within the first two Extended portions of the Safari Zone.
Sunkern appears at the North end of Route 204 by using the PokéRadar in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, Sunkern appears at Route 24, the National Park and the Safari Zone's Meadow. Sunkern also appears on the Pokéwalker course Beautiful Beach.
Sunkern appears at Secret Storage 1 & 11, Endless Level 5 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Sunkern appears at Wish Cave 1F-3F in the first set of Mystery Dungeon games. Sunkern appears at Mystery Jungle B1-B29 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Sunkern also appears at Happy Outlook in Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness; in Explorers of Sky Sunkern appears at Joy Cape. Sunkern is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Sparkling Plains 1F-11F and Final Cave 1F-3F.
Sunkern's lone appearance in the Pokémon Ranger series is in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs. In the Present Sunkern appears within the Forest section of Dolce Island and at Hinder Cape on Renbow Island, and in the Past Sunkern can be obtained by completing the mission "Where Are You, Sunkern?" with an A Rank.
Sunkern can be found at Echo Valley Forest 1-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Sunkern is listed as a Common Card in the Neo Genesis, Neo Destiny, Skyridge, EX Unseen Forces, Secret Wonders and HeartGold/SoulSilver sets.
A Sunkern was found frozen in ice during the episode Moving Pictures. After thawing it out, Ash would use his Sun Stone to evolve that Sunkern into a Sunflora, revitalizing the Sunkern population in the area.
Another trainer uses a Sunkern in the film Arceus and the Jewel of Life. Wild Sunkern appear in the films Giratina and the Sky Warrior and Zoroark: Master of Illusions, along with the Pikachu short "Pikachu's Pikaboo".
Sunkern's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
Sunkern is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Via Dream World
Generation III Exclusive Moves: Via Fire Red/Leaf Green Move Tutor
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
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