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The Payapa Berry is a Berry introduced in Generation IV.

Details

In-Battle Effect

If the holder is hit by a supereffective Psychic-type move, the Payapa Berry is consumed and the damage taken is halved.

Berry Information

Generation IV
Growth Time Hours per Stage Yield
72 Hours 18 Minimum: 1
Maximum: 5
Image Tag Description
Tag IV Payapa Berry Sprite.png This Berry is said to sense human emotions for the way it swells roundly when a person approaches.
Poffin Level and Flavor (When Cooked Alone)
Level ≤20; Sour-Sweet Flavor
Generation VI (XY)
Growth Time Hours per Stage Yield
48 Hours 8 Minimum: 3
Maximum: 20
Color:
Purple
Berry Fields Pest
314.png Illumise
Juice Shoppe Group
2
Generation VI (ORAS)
Growth Time Hours per Stage Yield
32 Hours 8 Minimum: 2
Maximum: 10
Color Pokéblock+ Rate
Red Medium
Generation VII
Growth Time Yield
48 Hours
(30 + 6 + 8 + 4)
Minimum: 2
Maximum: 6
Associated Festival Plaza Dye Dark Navy Blue, Dark Purple
Generation VIII (SWSH)
Artwork Curry Description
Curry Payapa Berry Sprite.png A Berry with a sweet flavor and juicy fragrance. The rounder the Berry swells, the sweeter and juicier it gets.
Berry Flavor Values Curry Flavor
(When Cooked Alone)
Sweet 1, Sour 2 Sour

Description

Games Description
DPPt A Poffin ingredient. If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Psychic-type attack.
HGSS If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Psychic-type attack.
BWB2W2 Weakens a supereffective Psychic-type attack against the holding Pokémon.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SWSH
If held by a Pokémon, this Berry will lessen the damage taken from one supereffective Psychic-type attack.

Locations

Games Location
DPPt Pastoria City (from an Aroma Lady)
Battle Frontier Pokémon Scratch-Off Corner
Held by wild Mankey and Primeape (5% each)
HGSS New Bark Town (Mom's savings)
Battle Frontier Pokémon Scratch-Off Corner
Held by wild Mankey and Primeape (5% each)HG
BW Held by wild Mankey (5%)
B2W2 Join Avenue Flower Shop
XY Route 18, Route 6 west and east side, Route 7, Route 10, Route 11, Route 18 west side, Route 19 west side, Pokémon Village, Route 22 (Use Air Cutter, Blizzard or Twister if a purple Berry tree is present in the background of a battle)
Route 18 (from Inver)
ORAS Route 123 Berry Master's garden
Mauville City Inverse Battle Stop (from Inver)
Contest Hall (can be obtained from a fan after completing a Contest)
SMUSUM Poni Wilds (Berry pile)
SWSH Hammerlocke Hills (shaking Berry Trees)
SWSHCT Giant's Bed (shaking Berry Trees)

Events

Games Location
DP Held by Pokémon Ranch Croagunk

Appearances

Anime

In "The Guardian's Challenge!", a Payapa Berry was included in the lunch Mallow made for her classmates' Pokémon.

Origin

The Payapa Berry is based on a calabash, while its name comes from the papaya fruit. Its design and purple color also resemble an eggplant. Despite its partially Sweet flavor, the calabash is sometimes described as bitter and its juice can even be toxic.

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