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 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 9.9 lbs (4.5 kg)
Abilities Effect Spore
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 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Fluctuating

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 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.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Stun SporeGrass 75
8Leech SeedGrass 90
12Mega DrainGrass 40 100
15HeadbuttNormal 70 100
19Poison PowderPoison 75
22Worry SeedGrass 100
26Giga DrainGrass 75 100
29GrowthNormal
33ToxicPoison 90
36Seed BombGrass 80 100
40SporeGrass 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 SeedGrass 25 100
CharmFairy 100
Drain PunchFighting 75 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Helping HandNormal
Natural GiftNormal 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
Worry SeedGrass 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 PunchFighting 75 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Helping HandNormal
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
75Swords DanceNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 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.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Stun SporeGrass 75
8Leech SeedGrass 90
12Mega DrainGrass 40 100
15HeadbuttNormal 70 100
19Poison PowderPoison 75
22Worry SeedGrass 100
26Giga DrainGrass 75 100
29GrowthNormal
33ToxicPoison 90
36Seed BombGrass 80 100
40SporeGrass 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 SeedGrass 25 100
CharmFairy 100
Drain PunchFighting 75 100
Fake TearsDark 100
Focus PunchFighting 150 100
Helping HandNormal
Natural GiftNormal 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
Wake-Up SlapFighting 70 100
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
75Swords DanceNormal
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Shroomish sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
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

Other languages

English 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’