Shaymin

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

Pokédex data

National № 492
Type Grass
Species Gratitude Pokémon
Height 0′08″ (0.2 m)
Weight 4.6 lbs (2.1 kg)
Abilities 1. Natural Cure
Local №

Training

EV yield 3 HP
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 100 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 270
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (30,584–30,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 100
184 328
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 100
184 328
Total 600 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Shaymin.

Pokédex data

National № 492
Type Grass Flying
Species Gratitude Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 11.5 lbs (5.2 kg)
Abilities 1. Serene Grace
Local №

Training

EV yield 3 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 100 (higher than normal)
Base Exp. 270
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Undiscovered
Gender Genderless
Egg cycles 120 (30,584–30,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 100
310 404
Attack 103
189 335
Defense 75
139 273
Sp. Atk 120
220 372
Sp. Def 75
139 273
Speed 127
233 388
Total 600 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Shaymin.

Evolution chart

Shaymin changes

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.

Moves learned by Shaymin

Moves learnt by level up

Shaymin learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowthNormal
10Magical LeafGrass 60
19Leech SeedGrass 90
28SynthesisGrass
37Sweet ScentNormal
46Natural GiftNormal 100
55Worry SeedGrass 100
64AromatherapyGrass
73Energy BallGrass 90 100
82Sweet KissFairy 75
91Healing WishPsychic
100Seed FlareGrass 120 85
Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowthNormal
10Magical LeafGrass 60
19Leech SeedGrass 90
28Quick AttackNormal 40 100
37Sweet ScentNormal
46Natural GiftNormal 100
55Worry SeedGrass 100
64Air SlashFlying 75 95
73Energy BallGrass 90 100
82Sweet KissFairy 75
91Leaf StormGrass 130 90
100Seed FlareGrass 120 85

Egg moves

Shaymin does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move Tutor moves

Shaymin can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Earth PowerGround 90 100
EndeavorNormal 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Laser FocusNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Laser FocusNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
TailwindFlying
Worry SeedGrass 100
Zen HeadbuttPsychic 80 90

Moves learnt by TM

Shaymin is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
32Double TeamNormal
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Shaymin can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Defense CurlNormal Generation 4 — Level up
Grass WhistleGrass 55 Generation 4 — Level up
Lucky ChantNormal Generation 4 — Level up
Bullet SeedGrass 25 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bullet SeedGrass 25 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Air CutterFlying 60 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Shaymin does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Shaymin does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

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

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
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Shaymin
Japanese シェイミ (Shaymin)
German Shaymin
French Shaymin

Name origin

shaman
intermediary between the natural and supernatural worlds