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Sunkern (Japanese: ヒマナッツ Himanattsu) is a Grass-type Pokémon introduced in Generation II.

Biology

Physiology

Sunkern are small, seed-like Pokémon that resembles a sunflower seed. They have black, oval shaped eyes with a sprout coming out the of their yellow/black bodies.

Behavior

Sunkern's entire life is centered around its evolution into a Sunflora. It moves as little as possible, trying to preserve the energy and nutrients it requires for the evolution process.

Diet

According to the Pokédex, Sunkern's diet is said only to be morning dew, which collects under the leaves of plants beneath it.

Evolution

Sunkern evolves into Sunflora with the use of a Sun Stone.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Gold/Silver Route 24, National Park (Day) Common
Crystal Route 24, National Park (Day) Common
Ruby/Sapphire Trade None
Emerald Safari Zone Uncommon
FireRed/LeafGreen Trade None
Diamond/Pearl Northern Route 204 (Poké Radar) Rare
Platinum Northern Route 204 (Poké Radar) Rare
HeartGold/SoulSilver Route 24, National Park Common
Black/White Route 12 Uncommon


Side game locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Pokémon Channel Mt. Snowfall
Pokémon Trozei! Secret Storage 1, Secret Storage 11, Endless Level 5, Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Tiny Woods (1F-3F)
Wish Cave (1F-3F)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Mystery Jungle (B1-B29)
Happy Outlook (B1-B19)


Pokédex entries

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.

  • White 2

    It suddenly falls out of the sky in the morning. A year after a cold summer, their population explodes.

  • 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

    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.

  • Alpha 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.


Stats

Base Stats
HP
30
Attack
30
Defense
30
Sp. Atk
30
Sp. Def
30
Speed
30
Total
180

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
1 Growth —% 20 Normal Status
4 Ingrain —% 20 Grass Status
7 Grass Whistle 55% 15 Grass Status
10 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
13 Leech Seed 90% 10 Grass Status
16 Razor Leaf 55 95% 25 Grass Physical
19 Worry Seed 100% 10 Grass Status
22 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
25 Endeavor 100% 5 Normal Physical
28 Synthesis —% 5 Grass Status
31 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical
34 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
37 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
40 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
43 Seed Bomb 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special Type Clever 4 0 ♥
1 Growth —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
4 Ingrain —% 20 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
7 Grass Whistle 55% 15 Grass Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
10 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special Type Clever 2 3 ♥
13 Leech Seed 90% 10 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
16 Razor Leaf 55 95% 25 Grass Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
19 Worry Seed 100% 10 Grass Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
22 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special Type Clever 1 4 ♥
25 Endeavor 100% 5 Normal Physical Type Tough 2 0 ♥
28 Synthesis —% 5 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
31 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
34 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special Type Cool 3 0 ♥
37 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 6 0 ♥
40 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
43 Seed Bomb 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1BW
1B2W2
Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
1BW
1B2W2
Growth —% 40 Normal Status
9BW
4B2W2
Ingrain —% 20 Grass Status
13BW
7B2W2
GrassWhistle 55% 15 Grass Status
5BW
10B2W2
Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
17BW
13B2W2
Leech Seed 90% 10 Grass Status
29BW
16B2W2
Razor Leaf 55 95% 25 Grass Physical
25BW
19B2W2
Worry Seed 100% 10 Grass Status
41BW
22B2W2
Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
21BW
25B2W2
Endeavor 100% 5 Normal Physical
33BW
28B2W2
Synthesis —% 5 Grass Status
N/ABW
31B2W2
Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical
N/ABW
34B2W2
SolarBeam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
N/ABW
37B2W2
Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
37BW
40B2W2
Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
45BW
43B2W2
Seed Bomb 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special Type Smart 1
1 Growth —% 40 Normal Status Type Beauty 0
5 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special Type Smart 1
9 Ingrain —% 20 Grass Status Type Smart 0
13 GrassWhistle 55% 15 Grass Status Type Smart 0
17 Leech Seed 90% 10 Grass Status Type Smart 2
21 Endeavor 100% 5 Normal Physical Type Tough 2
25 Worry Seed 100% 10 Grass Status Type Beauty 2
29 Razor Leaf 55 95% 25 Grass Physical Type Cool 3
33 Synthesis —% 5 Grass Status Type Smart 0
37 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
41 Giga Drain 60 100% 10 Grass Special Type Smart 1
45 Seed Bomb 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Type Smart 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration III
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Absorb 20 100% 20 Grass Type Smart 2 3 ♥
6 Growth —% 40 Normal Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
13 Mega Drain 40 100% 10 Grass Type Smart 1 4 ♥
18 Ingrain —% 20 Grass Type Smart 1 0 ♥
25 Endeavor 100% 5 Normal Type Tough 2 0 ♥
30 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
37 Synthesis —% 5 Grass Type Smart 1 0 ♥
42 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass Type Smart 2 1 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration II
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Absorb 20 100% 20 Grass
4 Growth —% 40 Normal
10 Mega Drain 40 100% 10 Grass
19 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire
31 Synthesis —% 5 Grass
46 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM20 Safeguard —% 25 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM20 Safeguard —% 25 Normal Status Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 3 ♥
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special Type Cool 3 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 1 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM20 Safeguard —% 25 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM22 SolarBeam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM53 Energy Ball 80 100% 10 Grass Special
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart 2
TM09 Bullet Seed 10 100% 30 Grass Physical Type Cool 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty 2
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Status Type Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 10 Grass Special Type Smart 1
TM20 Safeguard —% 25 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM22 SolarBeam 120 100% 10 Grass Special Type Cool 1
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 2
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Type Tough 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM53 Energy Ball 80 100% 10 Grass Special Type Beauty 2
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 2
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status Type Beauty 0
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool 2
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Type Smart 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart 1
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM09 Bullet Seed 10 100% 30 Grass Type Cool 2 1 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Type Smart 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM16 Light Screen —% 30 Psychic Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass Type Smart 2 1 ♥
TM20 Safeguard —% 25 Normal Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM22 SolarBeam 120 100% 10 Grass Type Cool 4 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Type Cool 2 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Type Tough 2 1 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Type Cute 2 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Type Cool 2 1 ♥
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal Type Beauty 3 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation II
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type
TM03 Curse —% 10 ???
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire
TM12 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal
TM13 Snore 40 100% 15 Normal
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass
TM20 Endure —% 10 Normal
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal
TM22 SolarBeam 120 100% 10 Grass
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal
TM34 Swagger 90% 15 Normal
TM35 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

Breeding Generation VII
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Bide Seedot, Foongus, Amoonguss —% 10 Normal Physical
Curse Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn, Phantump, Trevenant —% 10 Ghost Status
Encore * Bellsprout, Hoppip, Cottonee 100% 5 Normal Status
Endure * Bulbasaur, Paras, Hoppip, Foongus, Comfey —% 10 Normal Status
Grass Whistle Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Snover, Abomasnow 55% 15 Grass Status
Grassy Terrain Oddish, Gloom, Tangela, Tangrowth, Roserade, Comfey —% 10 Grass Status
Helping Hand Cherubi, Cherrim, Cottonee, Comfey —% 20 Normal Status
Ingrain Tangela, Tangrowth, Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Carnivine, Snover, Abomasnow, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn, Phantump, Trevenant, Fomantis, Lurantis, Morelull, Shiinotic —% 20 Grass Status
Leech Seed Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Sunkern, Sunflora, Shroomish, Breloom, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Cherubi, Cherrim, Snivy, Servine, Serperior, Cottonee, Whimsicott, Phantump, Trevenant, Comfey 90% 10 Grass Status
Morning Sun Cherubi, Cherrim —% 5 Normal Status
Natural Gift Oddish, Gloom, Exeggcute, Tangela, Tangrowth, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Sunkern, Sunflora, Lotad, Tropius, Comfey 100% 15 Normal Physical
Nature Power Lotad, Lombre, Ludicolo, Seedot, Nuzleaf —% 20 Normal Status
Sweet Scent Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Oddish, Gloom, Bellossom, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Roselia, Roserade, Tropius, Carnivine, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss, Fomantis, Lurantis, Comfey 100% 20 Normal Status

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation VI
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
Bide Seedot, Foongus, Amoonguss —% 10 Normal Physical Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Curse Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn, Phantump, Trevenant —% 10 Ghost Status Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Encore * Hoppip, Cottonee 100% 5 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥
Endure * Bulbasaur, Paras, Hoppip —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Grass Whistle Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Snover, Abomasnow 55% 15 Grass Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
Grassy Terrain Oddish, Gloom, Tangela, Roserade, Tangrowth —% 10 Grass Status Type Beautiful 3 0 ♥
Helping Hand Cherubi, Cherrim, Cottonee —% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 4 0 ♥
Ingrain Tangela, Tangrowth, Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Carnivine, Snover, Abomasnow, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn, Phantump, Trevenant —% 20 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Leech Seed Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Sunkern, Sunflora, Shroomish, Breloom, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Cherubi, Cherrim, Snivy, Servine, Serperior, Cottonee, Whimsicott, Phantump, Trevenant 90% 10 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Morning Sun Cherubi, Cherrim —% 5 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
Natural Gift Oddish, Gloom, Exeggcute, Tangela, Tangrowth, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Sunkern, Sunflora, Lotad, Tropius 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Nature Power Lotad, Lombre, Ludicolo, Seedot, Nuzleaf —% 20 Normal Status Type Beautiful 1 0 ♥
Sweet Scent Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Oddish, Gloom, Bellossom, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Roselia, Roserade, Tropius, Carnivine, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 2 0 ♥

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation V
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category
Bide Seedot, Foongus, Amoonguss —% 10 Normal Physical
Curse Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn —% 10 Ghost Status
Encore * Hoppip, Cottonee 100% 5 Normal Status
Endure * Bulbasaur, Paras, Hoppip —% 10 Normal Status
GrassWhistle Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Snover, Abomasnow 55% 15 Grass Status
Helping Hand Cherubi, Cherrim, Cottonee —% 20 Normal Status
Ingrain Tangela, Tangrowth, Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Carnivine, Snover, Abomasnow, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss, Ferroseed, Ferrothorn —% 20 Grass Status
Leech Seed Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Sunkern, Sunflora, Shroomish, Breloom, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne, Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Cherubi, Cherrim, Snivy, Servine, Serperior, Cottonee, Whimsicott 90% 10 Grass Status
Morning Sun Cherubi, Cherrim —% 5 Normal Status
Natural Gift Oddish, Gloom, Exeggcute, Tangela, Tangrowth, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Lotad, Tropius 100% 15 Normal Physical
Nature Power Lotad, Lombre, Ludicolo, Seedot, Nuzleaf —% 20 Normal Status
Sweet Scent Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Oddish, Gloom, Bellossom, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Roselia, Roserade, Tropius, Carnivine, Maractus, Foongus, Amoonguss 100% 20 Normal Status

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation IV
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Curse Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra —% 10 ??? Status Type Tough 0
Encore * Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff 100% 5 Normal Status Type Cute 1
GrassWhistle Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Roserade, Snover, Abomasnow 55% 15 Grass Status Type Smart 2
Helping Hand Cherubi, Cherrim —% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 1
Ingrain Tangela, Tangrowth, Sunkern, Sunflora, Roselia, Roserade, Cacnea, Cacturne, Carnivine, Snover, Abomasnow —% 20 Grass Status Type Smart 0
Leech Seed Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Exeggutor, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Sunkern, Sunflora, Shroomish, Breloom, Roselia, Roserade, Cacnea, Cacturne, Turtwig, Grotle, Torterra, Cherubi, Cherrim 90% 10 Grass Status Type Smart 0
Nature Power Lotad, Lombre, Ludicolo, Seedot, Nuzleaf, Shiftry —% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty 2
Sweet Scent Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Oddish, Gloom, Bellossom, Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Chikorita, Bayleef, Meganium, Surskit, Masquerain, Roselia, Roserade, Tropius, Carnivine 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cute 2

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Breeding Generation III
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Curse * Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Exeggutor —% 10 ??? Type Tough 3 0 ♥
Encore * Bellsprout, Weepinbell, Victreebel, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff 100% 5 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
GrassWhistle Roselia 55% 15 Grass Type Smart 1 3 ♥
Helping Hand * Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Shroomish, Breloom —% 20 Normal Type Smart 2 0 ♥
Leech Seed Bulbasaur, Ivysaur, Venusaur, Exeggcute, Exeggutor, Hoppip, Skiploom, Jumpluff, Shroomish, Breloom, Roselia, Cacnea, Cacturne 90% 10 Grass Type Smart 2 2 ♥
Nature Power Lotad, Lombre, Ludicolo, Seedot, Nuzleaf, Shiftry —% 20 Normal Type Beauty 1 0 ♥

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

This Pokémon learns no moves by Breeding.
Breeding Generation II
Move Father Power Accuracy PP Type

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates this move requires chain breeding.
◊ indicates the father must learn this move in a previous generation.
♈ indicates the father must learn this move via a TM.

Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You USUM —% 15 Normal Status
Earth Power USUM 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Endeavor USUM 100% 5 Normal Physical
Giga Drain USUM 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Helping Hand USUM —% 20 Normal Status
Seed Bomb USUM 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Synthesis USUM —% 5 Grass Status
Uproar USUM 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Worry Seed USUM 100% 10 Grass Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
After You ORAS —% 15 Normal Status Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Earth Power ORAS 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Beautiful 4 0 ♥
Endeavor ORAS 100% 5 Normal Physical Type Tough 2 0 ♥
Giga Drain ORAS 75 100% 10 Grass Special Type Clever 1 4 ♥
Helping Hand ORAS —% 20 Normal Status Type Clever 4 0 ♥
Seed Bomb ORAS 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Type Tough 4 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Synthesis ORAS —% 5 Grass Status Type Clever 1 0 ♥
Uproar ORAS 90 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2 1 ♥
Worry Seed ORAS 100% 10 Grass Status Type Clever 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You B2W2 —% 15 Normal Status
Earth Power B2W2 90 100% 10 Ground Special
Endeavor B2W2 100% 5 Normal Physical
Giga Drain B2W2 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Helping Hand B2W2 —% 20 Normal Status
Seed Bomb B2W2 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Synthesis B2W2 —% 5 Grass Status
Uproar B2W2 90 100% 10 Normal Special
Worry Seed B2W2 100% 10 Grass Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Earth Power HGSS 90 100% 10 Ground Special Type Smart 2
Endeavor HGSSPt 100% 5 Normal Physical Type Tough 2
Helping Hand HGSSPt —% 20 Normal Status Type Smart 1
Seed Bomb HGSSPt 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Type Smart 3
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special Type Cute 3
Synthesis HGSSPt —% 5 Grass Status Type Smart 0
Uproar HGSSPt 50 100% 10 Normal Special Type Cute 2
Worry Seed HGSS 100% 10 Grass Status Type Beauty 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation III
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Double-Edge FRLGEXD 120 100% 15 Normal Type Tough 6 0 ♥
Endure E —% 10 Normal Type Tough 2 0 ♥
Mimic FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Cute 1 0 ♥
Sleep Talk E —% 10 Normal Type Cute 3 0 ♥
Snore E 40 100% 15 Normal Type Cute 4 0 ♥
Substitute FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Type Smart 2 0 ♥
Swagger EXD 90% 15 Normal Type Cute 2 0 ♥
Swords Dance FRLGE —% 30 Normal Type Beauty 1 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

This Pokémon learns no moves by Tutoring.
Tutoring Generation II
Move Power Accuracy PP Type
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites

Version
Gold Silver Crystal Back
G 191 front S 191 front C 191 front Sunkern GenII Back
Sunkern Gold Shiny Sunkern Crystal Shiny Sunkern GenII Shiny Back
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
RS 191 front E 191 front RS 191 front
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 191 front DP 191 front HGSS 191 front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Sunkern BW Sunkern BW
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire GO Back
Sunkern XY Sunkern XY
Sunkern Shiny XY Sunkern Shiny XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Let's Go, Pikachu! Let's Go, Eevee! Back
Sword Shield Back

Trivia

  • Before Generation VII, it had the worst base stat at 180. This place was later taken by Wishiwashi with a base stat of 175.
  • Sunkern and its evolution Sunflora are the only Pokémon with Early Bird as their Hidden Ability.

Etymology

  • Its name may be a combination of the words Sun and Kernel.

Gallery

See also

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