Oddish

Oddish is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Weed Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
During the day, it keeps its face buried in the ground. At night, it wanders around sowing its seeds.
Yellow It may be mistaken for a clump of weeds. If you try to yank it out of the ground, it shrieks horribly.
Gold Awakened by moonlight, it roams actively at night. In the day, it stays quietly underground.
Silver If exposed to moonlight, it starts to move. It roams far and wide at night to scatter its seeds.
Crystal During the day, it stays in the cold underground to avoid the sun. It grows by bathing in moonlight.
Ruby During the daytime, ODDISH buries itself in soil to absorb nutrients from the ground using its entire body. The more fertile the soil, the glossier its leaves become.
Sapphire ODDISH searches for fertile, nutrient-rich soil, then plants itself. During the daytime, while it is planted, this POKéMON’s feet are thought to change shape and become similar to the roots of trees.
FireRed Its scientific name is “Oddium Wanderus.” At night, it is said to walk nearly 1,000 feet on its two roots.
LeafGreen During the day, it keeps its face buried in the ground. At night, it wanders around sowing its seeds.
Emerald This POKéMON grows by absorbing moonlight. During the daytime, it buries itself in the ground, leaving only its leaves exposed to avoid detection by its enemies.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It often plants its root feet in the ground during the day and sows seeds as it walks about at night.
HeartGold Awakened by moonlight, it roams actively at night. In the day, it stays quietly underground.
SoulSilver If exposed to moonlight, it starts to move. It roams far and wide at night to scatter its seeds.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It often plants its root feet in the ground during the day and sows seeds as it walks about at night.
X During the day, it stays in the cold underground to avoid the sun. It grows by bathing in moonlight.
Y Its scientific name is “Oddium Wanderus.” At night, it is said to walk nearly 1,000 feet on its two roots.
Omega Ruby During the daytime, Oddish buries itself in soil to absorb nutrients from the ground using its entire body. The more fertile the soil, the glossier its leaves become.
Alpha Sapphire Oddish searches for fertile, nutrient-rich soil, then plants itself. During the daytime, while it is planted, this Pokémon’s feet are thought to change shape and become similar to the roots of trees.

Evolution chart

Oddish
#043
Oddish
Grass · Poison

(Level 21)
Gloom
#044
Gloom
Grass · Poison
(use Leaf Stone)
Vileplume
#045
Vileplume
Grass · Poison


(use Sun Stone)
Bellossom
#182
Bellossom
Grass

Name origin

Odd
Strange or weird
radish
vegetable

Moves learned by Oddish

Oddish sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Oddish  sprite from Red & Blue Oddish  sprite from Silver Oddish  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Oddish  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Oddish  sprite from Black & White Oddish  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Oddish Shiny sprite from Silver Oddish Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Oddish Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Oddish Shiny sprite from Black & White Oddish Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Oddish

Red Route 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25
Blue Trade/migrate from another game
Yellow Route 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25
Gold
Silver
Route 5, 6, 24, 25, Ilex Forest
Crystal Route 24, 25, Ilex Forest
Ruby
Sapphire
Route 110, 117, 119, 120, 121, 123, Safari Zone
FireRed Route 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25, Berry Forest, Bond Bridge, Cape Brink, Water Path
LeafGreen Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 110, 117, 119, 120, 121, 123, Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Route 229, 230
Platinum Route 224, 230
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 5, 6, 24, 25, Ilex Forest
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 6
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 110, 117, 119, 120, Safari Zone
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game