|#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.
 Gender Differences
Sunkern doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
 Game Information
 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.
 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.
 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.
 Anime/Manga Information
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.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Sunkern is listed in the Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
 Area Location
|Gold/Silver/Crystal||Common (Day)||National Park|
|Emerald||Uncommon||Safari Zone Extensions 1 and 2|
|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)|
|Black/White||20%||Route 12 (Regular and Double Grass)|
|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 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.|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Dream World
 Generation III Exclusive Moves: Via Fire Red/Leaf Green Move Tutor
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor (Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver)
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
|Type||Attack Advantages||Attack Disadvantages||Defense Advantages||Defense Disadvantages|
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