190 #190 Aipom #192 Sunflora 192

Sunkern Sunkern #191 - Seed Pokemon

Sunkern
Hear Sunkern's Cry
type Grass
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 1'0" 0.3 m
weight 4.0 lb. 1.8 kg
generation
National: #191 | Johto: #102

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Plant 5,100

191 Locations

Where to catch Sunkern in Pokemon Diamond and Pearl

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 204 (North, Towards Floaroma Town)6-8Walking in tall grass or a cave22%

Where to catch Sunkern in Pokemon Platinum

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 204 (North, Towards Floaroma Town)9-11Walking in tall grass or a cave22%

Where to catch Sunkern in Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
National Park10-12Walking in tall grass or a cave25%
Route 2410Walking in tall grass or a cave30%

Moves Moves

Abilities

ChlorophyllDoubles Speed during strong sunlight.
Solar PowerIncreases Special Attack to 1.5× but costs 1/8 max HP after each turn during strong sunlight.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1AbsorbGrassSpecial2025100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
1GrowthNormalNone--40--Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage.
5Mega DrainGrassSpecial4015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
9IngrainGrassNone--20--Prevents the user from leaving battle. User regains 1/16 of its max HP every turn.
13GrasswhistleGrassNone--1555%Puts the target to sleep.
17Leech SeedGrassNone--1090%Seeds the target, stealing HP from it every turn.
21EndeavorNormalPhysical15100%Lowers the target's HP to equal the user's.
25Worry SeedGrassNone--10100%Changes the target's ability to Insomnia.
29Razor LeafGrassPhysical552595%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
33SynthesisGrassNone--5--Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.
37Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
41Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
45Seed BombGrassPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9Bullet SeedGrassPhysical2530100%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM16Light ScreenPsychicNone--30--Reduces damage from special attacks by 50% for five turns..
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM19Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM20SafeguardNormalNone--25--Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM86Grass KnotGrassSpecial120100%Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
Leech SeedGrassNone--1090%Seeds the target, stealing HP from it every turn.
CurseGhostNone--10--Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.
EncoreNormalNone--5100%Forces the target to repeat its last used move every turn for 2 to 6 turns.
Sweet ScentNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's evasion by one stage.
Nature PowerNormalNone--20--Uses a move which depends upon the terrain.
Helping HandNormalNone--20--Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.
IngrainGrassNone--20--Prevents the user from leaving battle. User regains 1/16 of its max HP every turn.
GrasswhistleGrassNone--1555%Puts the target to sleep.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP30
Statbar
170 - 264170 - 264170 - 264
Attack30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Defense30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Attack30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Defense30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Speed30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
TOTAL 180
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
52 1,059,860 235 70 Special Attack: 1 point

Images Images

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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. Knowing it's weak, it simply feeds until it evolves.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt may plummet from the sky. If attacked by a SPEAROW, it will violently shake its leaves.
SoulSilverIt lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
RubySUNKERN 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
Emerald
FireRedIt lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
LeafGreenIt may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a SPEAROW, it will violently shake its leaves.
GoldIt may drop out of the sky suddenly. If attacked by a SPEAROW, it will violently shake its leaves.
SilverIt lives by drinking only dewdrops from under the leaves of plants. It is said that it eats nothing else.
CrystalIt is very weak. Its only means of defense is to shake its leaves desperately at its attacker.

Other Other

Name Etymology Sun + kern (kernel)
190 #190 Aipom #192 Sunflora 192