Adamant Mint

The Adamant Mint (Japanese: いじっぱりミント Adamant Mint) is an item introduced in Generation VIII. It is one of the types of mints that change the effect of a Pokémon's Nature.

Adamant Mint
Adamant Mint
Bag Adamant Mint Sprite.png
Adamant Mint
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
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Power 10

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
SwShBDSP N/A $10
LA N/A $500
SV $20,000 $5,000


If used from the Bag, it changes the effect of a Pokémon's Nature on its stats to that of the Adamant Nature, increasing its Attack stat and decreasing its Special Attack stat.


Type Points
Grass 16


Games Description
SwShBDSPLA When a Pokémon smells this mint, its Attack will grow more easily, but its Sp. Atk will grow more slowly.
SV Having a Pokémon smell this mint can make its Attack stat grow stronger. However, its Sp. Atk stat may suffer.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
SwSh Battle Tower (50 BP)
SwShIA Hidden recurring item (Soothing Wetlands)
SwShCT Hidden recurring item (Giant's Bed)
BDSP Battle Park (50 BP)
LA Galaxy Hall (reward for completing Request 72: "Pesselle's Easy Errand") Farm (mint harvest)
SV South Province (Area Two) Chansey Supply (after earning 6 Gym Badges)
Academy Ace Tournament
Tera Raid Battles (5★, 6★, 7★)
SVTM Ogre Oustin'
SVID Coastal Biome



Sprite from
Legends: Arceus

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 固執薄荷 Gujāp Bohkhòh
Mandarin 固執薄荷 / 固执薄荷 Gùzhí Bòhé
  French Aromate Rigide
  German Hart-Minze
  Italian Menta Decisa
  Korean 고집민트
  Spanish Menta Firme

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