Shroomish

Shroomish is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Mushroom Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 285
Type Grass
Species Mushroom Pokémon
Height 0.4 m (1′04″)
Weight 4.5 kg (9.9 lbs)
Abilities 1. Effect Spore
2. Poison Heal
Quick Feet (hidden ability)
Local № 034 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
035 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Fluctuating

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 40
76 196
Defense 60
112 240
Sp. Atk 40
76 196
Sp. Def 60
112 240
Speed 35
67 185
Total 295 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 Shroomish.

Evolution chart

(Level 23)

Shroomish changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SHROOMISH live in damp soil in the dark depths of forests. They are often found keeping still under fallen leaves. This POKéMON feeds on compost that is made up of fallen, rotted leaves.
Sapphire If SHROOMISH senses danger, it shakes its body and scatters spores from the top of its head. This POKéMON’s spores are so toxic, they make trees and weeds wilt.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It prefers damp places. By day it remains still in the forest shade. It releases toxic powder from its head.
Emerald It loves to eat damp, composted soil in forests. If you enter a forest after a long rain, you can see many SHROOMISH feasting on composted soil.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It spouts poison spores from the top of its head. These spores cause pain all over if inhaled.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
If it senses danger, it scatters spores from the top of its head to protect itself.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It spouts poison spores from the top of its head. These spores cause pain all over if inhaled.
X It prefers damp places. By day it remains still in the forest shade. It releases toxic powder from its head.
Y It spouts poison spores from the top of its head. These spores cause pain all over if inhaled.
Omega Ruby Shroomish live in damp soil in the dark depths of forests. They are often found keeping still under fallen leaves. This Pokémon feeds on compost that is made up of fallen, rotted leaves.
Alpha Sapphire If Shroomish senses danger, it shakes its body and scatters spores from the top of its head. This Pokémon’s spores are so toxic, they make trees and weeds wilt.

Moves learned by Shroomish

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
8Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
12Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
15HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
19Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
22Worry SeedGrassStatus 100
26Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
29GrowthNormalStatus
33ToxicPoisonStatus 90
36Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
40SporeGrassStatus 100

Egg moves

Shroomish learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Shroomish egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
CharmFairyStatus 100
Drain PunchFightingPhysical 75 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Drain PunchFightingPhysical 75 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnatchDarkStatus
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Shroomish 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
5Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
8Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
12Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
15HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
19Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
22Worry SeedGrassStatus 100
26Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
29GrowthNormalStatus
33ToxicPoisonStatus 90
36Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
40SporeGrassStatus 100

Egg moves

Shroomish learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Shroomish egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
CharmFairyStatus 100
Drain PunchFightingPhysical 75 100
Fake TearsDarkStatus 100
Focus PunchFightingPhysical 150 100
Helping HandNormalStatus
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
Wake-Up SlapFightingPhysical 70 100
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Shroomish sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Shroomish  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Shroomish  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shroomish  sprite from Black & White Shroomish  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Shroomish Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Shroomish Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Shroomish Shiny sprite from Black & White Shroomish Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Shroomish

Ruby
Sapphire
Petalburg Woods
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Petalburg Woods
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Great Marsh
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Viridian Forest
Black Route 11
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Petalburg Woods
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Shroomish
Japanese キノココ (Kinococo)
German Knilz
French Balignon

Name origin

shroom
short for ‘mushroom’, a fungus
-ish
suffix meaning ‘like’ or ‘partly’