Budew

Budew is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Bud Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond Over the winter, it closes its bud and endures the cold. In spring, the bud opens and releases pollen.
Pearl It lives alongside clear ponds. It scatters pollen that induces harsh sneezing and runny noses.
Platinum Sensitive to changing temperature, the bud is said to bloom when it feels the sun’s warm touch.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
When it feels the sun’s warm touch, it opens its bud to release pollen. It lives alongside clear pools.
Black
White
Sensitive to changing temperature, the bud is said to bloom when it feels the sun’s warm touch.
Black 2
White 2
Sensitive to changing temperatures, the bud blooms when it’s warm, releasing toxic pollen.
X
Omega Ruby
When it feels the sun’s warm touch, it opens its bud to release pollen. It lives alongside clear pools.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
Over the winter, it closes its bud and endures the cold. In spring, the bud opens and releases pollen.

Evolution chart

Budew
#406
Budew
Grass · Poison

(Happiness, Daytime)
Roselia
#315
Roselia
Grass · Poison

(use Shiny Stone)
Roserade
#407
Roserade
Grass · Poison

Name origin

bud
closed flower
dew
moisture often found on grass or plants

Moves learned by Budew

Budew sprites

Type Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Budew  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Budew  sprite from Black & White Budew  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Budew Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Budew Shiny sprite from Black & White Budew Shiny sprite from X & Y

See all Budew sprites

Where to find Budew

Diamond
Pearl
Route 204, 212, Eterna Forest, Great Marsh
Platinum Route 204, 205, 208, Eterna Forest
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Ilex Forest, Viridian Forest
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Breed Roselia/Roserade
X
Y
Route 4
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Breed Roselia/Roserade
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game