Skiploom

Skiploom is a Grass/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Cottonweed Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold The bloom on top of its head opens and closes as the temperature fluctuates up and down.
Silver It spreads its petals to absorb sunlight. It also floats in the air to get closer to the sun.
Crystal As soon as it rains, it closes its flower and hides in the shade of a tree to avoid getting wet.
Ruby
Sapphire
SKIPLOOM’s flower blossoms when the temperature rises above 64 degrees F. How much the flower opens depends on the temperature. For that reason, this POKéMON is sometimes used as a thermometer.
FireRed It spreads its petals to absorb sunlight. It also floats in the air to get closer to the sun.
LeafGreen The bloom on top of its head opens and closes as the temperature fluctuates up and down.
Emerald It blossoms when the temperature rises above 64 degrees F. Because its flower’s blooming changes with the temperature, it is sometimes used as a thermometer.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It blooms when the weather warms. It floats in the sky to soak up as much sunlight as possible.
HeartGold The bloom on top of its head opens and closes as the temperature fluctuates up and down.
SoulSilver It spreads its petals to absorb sunlight. It also floats in the air to get closer to the sun.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It blooms when the weather warms. It floats in the sky to soak up as much sunlight as possible.
X The bloom on top of its head opens and closes as the temperature fluctuates up and down.
Y It spreads its petals to absorb sunlight. It also floats in the air to get closer to the sun.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Skiploom’s flower blossoms when the temperature rises above 64 degrees Fahrenheit. How much the flower opens depends on the temperature. For that reason, this Pokémon is sometimes used as a thermometer.

Evolution chart

Hoppip
#187
Hoppip
Grass · Flying

(Level 18)
Skiploom
#188
Skiploom
Grass · Flying

(Level 27)
Jumpluff
#189
Jumpluff
Grass · Flying

Name origin

skip
walking with steps and hops
bloom
blossoming

Moves learned by Skiploom

Skiploom sprites

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

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Where to find Skiploom

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 14
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Hoppip
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond Route 205
Pearl Fuego Ironworks
Platinum Evolve Hoppip
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 14
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Hoppip
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Hoppip
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Answers to Skiploom questions