Aroma Lady (Trainer class)

Aroma Lady
アロマなおねえさん Aroma Lady
VSAroma Lady BDSP.png
VS model from Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Other names
Introduced in Generation III
Appears in Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed, and LeafGreen
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, and SoulSilver
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Gender Female
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Anime debut Arceus and the Jewel of Life (Series)
TCG debut Evolving Skies
TCG card Aroma Lady
Manga debut Verily Vanquishing Vileplume I (Adventures)

An Aroma Lady (Japanese: アロマなおねえさん Aroma Lady) is a type of Pokémon Trainer that debuted in the Generation III games. They are generally depicted as young women surrounded by swirling flower petals.

They tend to specialize in Grass-type Pokémon, especially Roselia and its evolutionary relatives, as well as other Pokémon known for their smells. Their introductions often mention scents or aromas.



Art from Battrio Art from Generation VI
by Megumi Mizutani[1]

Sprites and models

Sprite from
Ruby, Sapphire,
and Emerald
Sprite from
FireRed and LeafGreen
Sprite from
Generation IV*
VS portrait from
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
VS model from
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Overworld sprite from
Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald
Overworld sprite from
FireRed and LeafGreen
Overworld sprite from
Generation IV*
Overworld model from
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Icon on the PSS from
Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire, and PGL
Overworld model from
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Trainer list

Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire

Pokémon Emerald

See more: List of Battle Frontier Trainers (Generation III)/Aroma Lady

Special Trainers

  • Aroma Lady Annie may randomly be recruited as an Apprentice at the Battle Tower. Here, players may customize her team and can eventually either team up with or battle against her.

Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen

Pokémon Diamond and Pearl

Pokémon Platinum

Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

Special Trainers

  • Aroma Lady Carnation, at the Battle Resort, chooses her team from among seven different possible teams.

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

In the anime

An Aroma Lady in the anime

An Aroma Lady with the appearance of the ones found in Sinnoh made a cameo appearance in the opening sequence of Arceus and the Jewel of Life.

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

Emerald arc

In Verily Vanquishing Vileplume I, Aroma Lady Rose (Japanese: ヤヨイ Yayoi) was one of the Trainers that traveled to the Battle Frontier to participate in the Battle Dome tournament. In the fifth battle of the first round, she faced Emerald but was defeated.

Diamond & Pearl arc

In Bombastic Bibarel & Heroic Hippopotas, an Aroma Lady appeared at the Seven Stars Restaurant.

Platinum arc

An Aroma Lady appeared as a background character in Deprogramming Porygon-Z, where she was part of a group of people who entered the Battle Frontier after Palmer had his assistants open the gates. Another Aroma Lady was seen amongst the people waiting in line for the Battle Castle.

Black 2 & White 2 arc

Maya, a student at the Aspertia City Trainers' School, is based on the Aroma Lady Trainer class from Pokémon FireRed and LeafGreen.

Vileplume is Rose's only known Pokémon. It was up against Emerald's Dusclops and lost.

Vileplume's only known move is Giga Drain.

Debut Verily Vanquishing Vileplume II

Rose has at least two other Pokémon, as she participated in the Battle Dome tournament, which required participants to have three Pokémon on hand.

An Aroma Lady in the Seven Stars Restaurant was shown to have a Cherrim.

None of Cherrim's moves are known.

Debut Bombastic Bibarel & Heroic Hippopotas
Oddish was briefly seen with its Trainer when entering the Battle Frontier.

None of Oddish's moves are known.

Debut Deprogramming Porygon-Z
Skiploom was briefly seen with its Trainer when waiting in line for the Battle Castle.

None of Skiploom's moves are known.

Debut Deprogramming Porygon-Z

In the TCG

Full Art print of Aroma Lady
Main article: Aroma Lady (Evolving Skies 141)

Aroma Lady was introduced as a Supporter card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English Sword & Shield Series (the Japanese Sword & Shield Era). It was first released in the Japanese Eevee Heroes subset before debuting in English in the Evolving Skies expansion, with artwork by Megumi Mizutani. It was also released as a Full Art card and Secret card in the same Japanese and English expansions, with artwork by En Morikura. It allows the player to attach draw two cards then heal their Active Pokémon's Special Conditions.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 香氛姐姐 Hēungfān Jèhjē
Mandarin 香氛姐姐 Xiāngfēn Jiějie *
芳香姐姐 Fāngxiāng Jiějie *
  French Aromathérapeute (VI onwards)
Aroma (III-V)
  German Aromalady
  Indonesian Gadis Aroma
  Italian Profumina
  Korean 아로마 아가씨 Aroma Agassi
  Portuguese Senhorita Aroma
  Spanish Srta. Aroma
  Vietnamese Cô gái hương liệu


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Mystery Man*CHGSSDouble TeamHGSSElderHGSSPasserbyHGSSYoung CoupleHGSS
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JoggerLadyNinja BoyParasol LadyPIPoké KidPKMN BreederPKMN RangerRancherReporter
Rich BoyRoughneckRuin ManiacSocialiteTuberVeteranWaiterWaitressWorker
Arcade StarCastle ValetFactory HeadHall MatronTower Tycoon

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Bug CatcherBug ManiacCamperChampionCollectorDragon TamerElite FourExpertFisherman
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Magma LeaderREORNinja BoyOld CoupleParasol LadyPicnickerPoké Fan*Poké Maniac*Pokémon Breeder*
Pokémon Ranger*Pokémon Trainer*PsychicRich BoyRuin ManiacSailorSchoolkid*Sis & Bro*Swimmer
Team Aqua GruntSEASTeam Magma GruntREORTeammates*TriathleteTuberTwinsWinstrateYoung CoupleYoungster
Ace DuoORASBrains & BrawnORASBackpackerORASDelinquentORASFairy Tale GirlORASFare PrinceORAS
Free DiverORASLeadersORASLorekeeperORASMysterious SistersORASProprietorORASRotation GirlORAS
Scuba DiverORASSecret Base ExpertORASSecret Base TrainerORASSootopolitanORASStreet ThugORAS
Battle Frontier only:E
Arena TycoonDome AceFactory HeadPalace MavenPike QueenPyramid KingSalon Maiden
Battle Institute and Battle Maison only:ORAS
ArtistBattle ChatelaineButlerChefFurisode GirlGarçonGardenerMadameMaidMonsieurOwnerPreschooler
Punk GirlPunk GuyRising StarRoller SkaterSchoolboySchoolgirlScientistTouristVeteranWaitressWorker
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ClownCollectorCommanderCowgirlCyclistDouble TeamDragon TamerElite FourFisher*GentlemanGuitarist
Gym Leader*HikerIdolInterviewersJoggerLadyLassMadame*Ninja BoyParasol LadyPicnickerPIPoké Fan*
Poké KidPokémon Breeder*Pokémon Ranger*Pokémon Trainer*Police Officer*PsychicRancherRanchers*
ReporterRich BoyRoughneckRuin ManiacSailorSchool KidScientistSkierSwimmerTeam Galactic Boss*
Team Galactic Grunt*Tower TycoonTuberTwinsVeteranWaiterWaitressWorkerYoung CoupleYoungster
Arcade StarPtCastle ValetPtFactory HeadPtHall MatronPtMaidPtGAME FREAK'sBDSP

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