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

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A



II Pokémon Gold It may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
II Pokémon Silver It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
II Pokémon Crystal It is very weak. Its only means of defense is to shake its leaves desperately at its attacker.



III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon 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.
III Pokémon FireRed It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
III Pokémon LeafGreen It may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.



IV Pokémon Diamond It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
IV Pokémon Pearl It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
IV Pokémon Platinum It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
IV Pokémon HeartGold It may plummet from the sky. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.



V Pokémon Black It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
V Pokémon White It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.
V Pokémon Black 2 It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. Knowing it's weak, it simply feeds until it evolves.
V Pokémon White 2 It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. Knowing it's weak, it simply feeds until it evolves.



VI Pokémon X It may plummet from the sky. If attacked by a Spearow, it will violently shake its leaves.
VI Pokémon Y It lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.

[edit] Pokéthlon Statistics

Stat
Speed Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
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-MinMaxMax+
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
Spd
30
58 65 159 174

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

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

[edit] Via TM/HM

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


[edit] Via Breeding

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


[edit] Via Dream World

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Earth Power Ground.png 90 100% Special

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

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Double-Edge Normal.png 120 100% Physical
Mimic Normal.png -- --% Status

[edit] Generation IV Exclusive Moves

[edit] Via TM/HM

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

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Uproar Normal.png 90 100% Special

[edit] Evolution Line

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Sunkern


[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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