This card was released in the English HeartGold & SoulSilver expansion with an illustration by Shin Nagasawa, originating from the Japanese SoulSilver Collection. In Japan, a promotional print of this card was released before the actual version. This print has a graphic covering Meganium's Giant Bloom attack, which was revealed upon its actual release. The card was awarded to players who participated in the Challenge Hiroba Tournament in September 2009. The graphic on this Japanese promotional version displays the Pokémon Card Game LEGEND series logo and SoulSilver Collection logo.
An exclusive Cosmos Holofoil print of this card was included in the English Growth Clash Theme Deck. An exclusive Cracked Ice Holofoil print of this card was included in the HeartGold & SoulSilver Series Collection released November 2010. This card was later reprinted in the Call of Legends expansion with new artwork by the same artist.