Shaymin

Shaymin is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Gratitude Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond It lives in flower patches and avoids detection by curling up to look like a flowering plant.
Pearl It can dissolve toxins in the air to instantly transform ruined land into a lush field of flowers.
Platinum The flowers all over its body burst into bloom if it is lovingly hugged and senses gratitude.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
The blooming of Gracidea flowers confers the power of flight upon it. Feelings of gratitude are the message it delivers.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
The flowers all over its body burst into bloom if it is lovingly hugged and senses gratitude.
X
Omega Ruby
It can dissolve toxins in the air to instantly transform ruined land into a lush field of flowers.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
The blooming of Gracidea flowers confers the power of flight upon it. Feelings of gratitude are the message it delivers.

Evolution chart

  • Shaymin does not evolve.

Name origin

shaman
intermediary between the natural and supernatural worlds

Moves learned by Shaymin

Shaymin sprites

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

See all Shaymin sprites

Where to find Shaymin

Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Flower Paradise
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game