Sunkern

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Sunkern
ヒマナッツ
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Aipom < Sunkern > Sunflora

Species Type
Seed Pokémon Grass.png
Number Ability
#191 Chlorophyll/ Solar Power
Early Bird
Height Weight
1′ (0.3m) 4 lbs. (1.8kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Sunflora
Egg Group Catch Rate
Grass 235
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Special Attack Point

Sunkern (ヒマナッツ) is the 103rd Pokémon in the Johto Pokédex, and the 191st Pokémon in the National Pokédex. It is a Grass Type, and it is known as the Seed Pokémon.

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 can evolve into Sunflora by using a Sun Stone.

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.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Sunkern takes on the appearance of a brown-and-yellow seed with a sprout growing on its head.

[edit] Gender Differences

Sunkern doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

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 Route 12 in Black and White, and can be found within Pleasant Forest in the Dream World.

[edit] Spin-off Games

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.

[edit] 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.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

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.

[edit] Movies

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".

[edit] Manga

Sunkern's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Sunkern is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Gold/Silver/Crystal Common (Day) National Park
Route 24
Ruby/Sapphire None Trade
Emerald Uncommon Safari Zone Extensions 1 and 2
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 12% Route 204: North (PokéRadar)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 25% National Park (Day)
HeartGold/SoulSilver 30% Route 24 (Day)
HeartGold/SoulSilver Unknown% Safari Zone: Meadow (Day)
Pokéwalker Varying% Beautiful Beach
Black/White 20% Route 12 (Regular and Double Grass)

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold It may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
Silver It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
Crystal It is very weak. Its only means of defense is to shake its leaves desperately at its attacker.
III Ruby Sunkern tries to move as little as it possibly can. It does so because it tries to conserve all the nutrients it has stored in its body for its evolution. It will not eat a thing, subsisting only on morning dew.
Sapphire Sunkern tries to move as little as it possibly can. It does so because it tries to conserve all the nutrients it has stored in its body for its evolution. It will not eat a thing, subsisting only on morning dew.
Emerald Sunkern try to minimize movement to conserve the nutrients they have stored in their bodies for evolution. They will not eat, subsisting only on morning dew.
FireRed It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
LeafGreen It may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
IV Diamond It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
Pearl It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
Platinum It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
HeartGold It may plummet from the sky. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
SoulSilver It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
V Black It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
White It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
Black 2 It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. Knowing it's weak, it simply feeds until it evolves.
White 2 It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. Knowing it's weak, it simply feeds until it evolves.
VI X It may plummet from the sky. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
Y It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
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Power
Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Technique
Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Stamina
Full.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Jump
Full.pngFull.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
30
. 170 264 .
Atk
30
58 65 159 174
Def
30
58 65 159 174
Sp. Atk
30
58 65 159 174
Sp. Def
30
58 65 159 174
Speed
30
58 65 159 174

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Absorb Grass.gif 20 100 Special.png
Start Growth Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
5 Mega Drain Grass.gif 40 100 Special.png
9 Ingrain Grass.gif N/A N/A Other.png
13 Grasswhistle Grass.gif N/A 55 Other.png
17 Leech Seed Grass.gif N/A 90 Other.png
21 Endeavor Normal.gif ?? 100 Physical.png
25 Worry Seed Grass.gif N/A 100 Other.png
29 Razor Leaf Grass.gif 55 95 Physical.png
33 Synthesis Grass.gif N/A N/A Other.png
37 Sunny Day Fire.gif N/A N/A Other.png
41 Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
45 Seed Bomb Grass.gif 80 100 Special.png

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM20 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM36 Sludge Bomb Poison.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png

[edit] Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Grasswhistle Grass.gif -- 55 Other.png
Encore Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
Leech Seed Grass.gif -- 90 Other.png
Nature Power Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Curse Ghost.gif -- -- Other.png
Helping Hand Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Ingrain Grass.gif -- -- Other.png
Sweet Scent Grass.gif -- 100 Other.png
Endure Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Bide Normal.gif  ?? -- Physical.png
Natural Gift Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Morning Sun Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Earth Power Ground.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Generation III Exclusive Moves: Via Fire Red/Leaf Green Move Tutor

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Uproar Normal.gif 90 100 Special.png

[edit] Evolution Line

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Sunkern


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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