Chikorita

Chikorita is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Leaf Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold A sweet aroma gently wafts from the leaf on its head. It is docile and loves to soak up the sun's rays.
Silver Its pleasantly aromatic leaves have the ability to check the humidity and temperature.
Crystal It loves to bask in the sunlight. It uses the leaf on its head to seek out warm places.
Ruby
Sapphire
In battle, CHIKORITA waves its leaf around to keep the foe at bay. However, a sweet fragrance also wafts from the leaf, becalming the battling POKéMON and creating a cozy, friendly atmosphere all around.
FireRed Its pleasantly aromatic leaves have the ability to check the humidity and temperature.
LeafGreen A sweet aroma gently wafts from the leaf on its head. It is docile and loves to soak up the sun’s rays.
Emerald It waves its leaf around to keep foes at bay. However, a sweet fragrance also wafts from the leaf, creating a friendly atmosphere that becalms the battlers.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It uses the leaf on its head to determine the temperature and humidity. It loves to sunbathe.
HeartGold A sweet aroma gently wafts from the leaf on its head. It is docile and loves to soak up sunrays.
SoulSilver Its pleasantly aromatic leaf has the ability to check humidity and temperature.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It uses the leaf on its head to determine the temperature and humidity. It loves to sunbathe.
X A sweet aroma gently wafts from the leaf on its head. It is docile and loves to soak up sun rays.
Y It uses the leaf on its head to determine the temperature and humidity. It loves to sunbathe.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
In battle, Chikorita waves its leaf around to keep the foe at bay. However, a sweet fragrance also wafts from the leaf, becalming the battling Pokémon and creating a cozy, friendly atmosphere all around.

Evolution chart

Chikorita
#152
Chikorita
Grass

(Level 16)
Bayleef
#153
Bayleef
Grass

(Level 32)
Meganium
#154
Meganium
Grass

Name origin

chicory
flowering plant
-ita
Spanish suffix meaning ‘small’

Moves learned by Chikorita

Chikorita sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Chikorita  sprite from Silver Chikorita  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Chikorita  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Chikorita  sprite from Black & White Chikorita  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Chikorita Shiny sprite from Silver Chikorita Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Chikorita Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Chikorita Shiny sprite from Black & White Chikorita Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Chikorita

Gold
Silver
Crystal
New Bark Town
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Littleroot Town
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
New Bark Town
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 101
Sun
Moon
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