Tanga Berry

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Berries
Charti Berry Charti Berry
TagTanga.png Tanga Berry
タンガのみ Tanga Fruit
No. 46
Size (in) Size (cm) Firmness
1.7" 4.3 cm Very soft
Tag description
Generation III
Generation IV The flower grows at the tip of this Berry. It attracts Bug Pokémon by letting its stringy petals stream out.
Bag description
Generation III
Generation IV A Poffin ingredient. If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Bug-type attack.DPPt
If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe’s supereffective Bug-type attack.HGSS
Generation V Weakens a supereffective Bug-type attack against the holding Pokémon.
Generation VI If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one supereffective Bug-type attack.
Effect
Halves the damage taken from a supereffective Bug-type move.
Origin
Name Pitanga
Design Pitanga
Natural Gift
Type Bug
Power 80
Ice Cream Scoop
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
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Growth
Generation IV
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Planted
0 hours
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Sprouted
18 hours
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Taller
36 hours
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Flowering
54 hours
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Berries
72 hours
Flavor
Generation IV
 
 
 
 
 
 
20

SPICY

 
 
 
0

DRY

 
 
 
0

SWEET

 
 
 
0

BITTER

 
 
 
10

SOUR

 
 
 

A Tanga Berry (Japanese: タンガのみ Tanga Berry) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation IV.

Locations

Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald
FireRed and LeafGreen
Wild hold item (Generation III)
Mini Games (Generation III)
Orre
Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum
Sometimes given by the Aroma Lady in the westernmost house off Pastoria City.
Chance of winning from Scratch-Off Cards in the Battle Frontier.
HeartGold and SoulSilver
Bought by the player's Mom.
Chance of winning from Scratch-Off Cards in the Battle Frontier.
Wild hold item (Generation IV)
Rarely (5% chance) held by wild Spoink.
Pokéwalker
Very rarely found in Stormy Beach after 3000+ steps.
Pokémon Battle Revolution
Mystery Dungeon series
Black and White
Black 2 and White 2
Join Avenue (Flower Shop)
Wild hold item (Generation V)
Dream World
On the player's first visit to the Dream World, they will receive five of one of the damage-reducing Berries from Fennel.
X and Y
From the Tanga Berry tree on Route 22 once a week.
Can be given by Psychic Inver at the Inverse House.
Sometimes found on green Berry trees.
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Growing on Route 123 in the Berry Master's garden when the player first arrives there.
Can be given by Psychic Inver at the Inverse Battle Stop.
Can be given by a fan after competing in a Master Rank Pokémon Contest Spectacular.
Wild hold item (Generation VI)
PokéMileage Club
Can be obtained through the Lv. 2 Poké Doll Grabber attraction.


The Tanga Berry can be found at the following events
Generation IV
Rate Event Held by
100% Ranch Wailmer


The Tanga Berry can be found at the following events
Generation V
Rate Event Held by
100% Pokémon Adventure Camp Lileep

Growth and harvest

Generation IV

A Tanga Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 72 hours, with 18 hours per stage. A Tanga tree will yield 1-5 Berries.

Generation VI

A Tanga Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 48 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Tanga tree will yield 3-20 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 1 Berry to the final harvest, weeding it will add 0.5, and removing a pest will add 2.

Uses

Poffin Cooking

At 100% performance, a Tanga Berry can produce a Level 25 (maybe higher) Spicy Poffin when cooking alone.

Artwork

Dream Tanga Berry Sprite.png
Dream World artwork

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese タンガのみ Tanga no Mi From ピタンガ pitanga
English Tanga Berry From pitanga
French Baie Panga From pitanga
German Tanigabeere From Pitanga
Italian Baccaitan From pitanga
Spanish Baya Yecana From cereza de Cayena, pitanga
Korean 리체열매 Riche Yeolmae From 수리남체리 Suriname cherry, pitanga
Chinese (Mandarin) 扁櫻果 / 扁樱果 Biǎnyīng Guǒ* From 扁櫻桃 biǎnyīngtáo, pitanga
藤櫻果 Téngyīng Guǒ* From 藤 téng (vine) and 扁櫻桃 biǎnyīng​táo (pitanga)
Chinese (Cantonese) 扁櫻果 Bínyīng Gwó From 扁櫻桃 bínyīngtòuh, pitanga
Vietnamese Quả Tanga Transliteration of Japanese name


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