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How to get alternative shiny leaf for Route 33?

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I have a Fire-type Pokemon with a Serious nature, and apparently there's a shiny leaf on Route 33, but I've found out that Fire-types can't get a shiny leaf on this route.

asked Jan 19, 2013 by Oxford
Edit: After a few resets it turned out that my Pokemon needed to find the shiny leaf before it got mad at me.

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Shiny leaves depend on the Pokemon's nature, and the route it is on. To my memory, it had nothing to do with types, and is solely dependent on nature/ route match up. Also, since the leaves are so rare, you are not guaranteed a leaf even if your Pokemon's nature matches with the route.

Here's a table showing the nature/ route match ups:
Bulbapedia on Shiny Leaves

It's a bit too long to post here.

answered Jan 19, 2013 by fondant
selected Jan 19, 2013 by Oxford