Babiri Berry

A Babiri Berry (Japanese: リリバのみ Ririba Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation IV.

Babiri Berry
リリバのみ
Ririba Fruit
Bag Babiri Berry Sprite.png
Babiri Berry
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation IV
Pocket
Generation IV Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation V Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VI Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VIII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation IX Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Flavor
Generation IV/VIII
SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR SMOOTH
25 10 0 0 0 35
Natural Gift
Type Steel
Power Gen. IV-V 60
Gen. VI+ 80
Fling
Power 10
Effect None

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
BDSP
N/A  10
SwSh N/A  40
SV N/A  20

In the Generation V games, the Babiri Berry can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for  20.

Effect

Held item

If the holder is hit by a super effective Steel-type attack, it will consume its held Babiri Berry and halve the attack's damage. If the holder has Ripen, the damage is multiplied by 1/4.

Ingredient

Berry Blending
ORAS Babiri Berries are green Berries that have a medium chance of producing a Pokéblock+.
Poffin Cooking
DPPt
BDSP
When used alone, Babiri Berries will produce Poffins with Spiciness 14, Dryness 9 and smoothness 34 when cooked in 1 minute with no spills or burns.
Ice Cream Scoop
DW
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
Easy to scoop               
Stickiness         
Juice Shoppe
XY Babiri Berries are green Berries in Group 2.
Composting
XY Babiri Berries are green Berries.
Curry
SwSh Babiri Berries have a rarity of 5.
Cram-o-matic
SwSh Babiri Berries are Steel-type items and give 4 points towards the output value.

Exchange

Pokémon Dream World

In the Pokémon Dream World, the player could exchange Berries for Décor. The following Décor required Babiri Berries.

Catalogue Décor Price
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Weavile Doll   15 Babiri Berries

Description

Games Description
DPPt A Poffin ingredient. If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Steel-type attack.
HGSS If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Steel-type attack.
BWB2W2 Weakens a supereffective Steel-type attack against the holding Pokémon.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SwShBDSP
If held by a Pokémon, this Berry will lessen the damage taken from one supereffective Steel-type attack.
SV If a Pokémon holding this Berry is hit with a supereffective Steel-type move, the power of that move will be weakened.

Tag information

  • No. 51
  • Size: 10.4" (26.5 cm)
  • Firmness: Super hard
Games Description
DPPt
BDSP
This Berry is very tough with a strong flavor. It was used to make medicine by people in the past.

Curry information

Games Description
SwSh A Berry that's incredibly hard and spicy. It was used as medicine in the past.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
DPPt Transfer from My Pokémon Ranch (held by Hayley's Snover) Pastoria City
Battle Frontier (Scratch-Off Cards)
Held by wild Snorunt (5% chance)
Ranch Hayley's trades (held by Snover)
HGSS Bought by player's Mom
Battle Frontier (Scratch-Off Cards)
PW Beyond the Sea
BW Trade
B2W2 Join Avenue (Flower Shop)
DW* First completion of the tutorial (player will be given five of one of the damage-reducing Berries from Fennel)
XY Inverse House
Green Berry trees
ORAS Route 123 Inverse Battle Stop
Master Rank Pokémon Contest Spectacular (given by fan)
PMC* Poké Doll Grabber (Lv. 3)
SMUSUM Berry piles (Poni Wilds)
SwSh Berry trees (Bridge Field)
SwShCT Berry trees (Giant's Bed)
BDSP Pastoria City
Picked up by walking Pokémon (Hardy, Brave, Adamant, Naughty, Bold, Impish, Hasty, Sassy, Quirky Natures)
SV Sparkling overworld item (Socarrat Trail)

Distribution

Games Event Language/Region Distribution period
SwSh Pokémon Center Curry Ingredients and Berries Japan November 15, 2019 to October 31, 2021
As a held item
Games Event Language/Region Distribution period
BWB2W2 Pokémon Adventure Camp Fossil Pokémon Japanese July 21, 2012 to September 30, 2013
OR Shigeki Morimoto's Pokémon PAL August 5, 2015 to January 22, 2016

Growth

Generation IV
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
18 hours
 
Taller
36 hours
 
Flowering
54 hours
 
Berries
72 hours
A Babiri plant will yield 1-5 Berries. A growing Babiri plant's soil dries by 6% every hour, fully drying out in 17 hours.
Generation V
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
27 hours
 
Taller
54 hours
 
Flowering
81 hours
 
Berries
108 hours
A Babiri plant will yield ? Berries.
Generation VI
Pokémon X and Y
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
8 hours
 
Growing
16 hours
 
Bigger
24 hours
 
Budding
32 hours
 
Bloom
40 hours
 
Berries
48 hours
A Babiri plant will yield 3-20 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant adds 1 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it adds 0.5, and removing a pest adds 2. Babiri plants attract Burmy as pests.
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
8 hours
 
Taller
16 hours
 
Flowering
24 hours
 
Berries
32 hours
A Babiri plant will yield 2-10 Berries.
Generation VII
Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
30 hours
 
Taller
36 hours
 
Flowering
44 hours
 
Berries
48 hours
A Babiri plant will yield 2 Berries if Isle Aplenny is at Phase 1, 4 Berries if it is at Phase 2, and 6 Berries if it is at Phase 3.
Generation VIII
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
18 hours
 
Taller
36 hours
 
Flowering
54 hours
 
Berries
72 hours
A Babiri plant will yield 2-5 Berries.

Appearance

Artwork

   
Ingredient artwork from Sword and Shield Artwork from
Scarlet and Violet


Sprites

 
Berry Tag Sprite (Generation IV)

In the manga

 
A Babiri Berry in Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon Adventures

Platinum arc

In Dealing with Dragonite, Platinum's Froslass was seen holding a Babiri Berry, which subsequently allowed it to withstand a Steel Wing attack from Argenta's Dragonite and then defeat it with Ice Shard.

Trivia

Origin

The Babiri Berry's name may be based on biriba. Its design may be based on a sugar-apple.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese リリバのみ Ririba no Mi From biriba
English Babiri Berry From biriba
French Baie Babiri From biriba
German Babiribeere From biriba
Italian Baccababiri From biriba
Spanish Baya Baribá From biriba
Korean 바리비열매 Baribi Yeolmae From biriba
Chinese (Mandarin) 霹霹果 Pīpī Guǒ* From 霹靂果 pīlìguǒ, biriba
霹靂果 Pīlì Guǒ*
Chinese (Cantonese) 霹霹果 Pīkpīk Gwó From 霹靂果 pīklīk, biriba
Brazilian Portuguese Fruta Babiri From biribá (biriba)
Vietnamese Quả Babiri Transliteration of Japanese name

External links



  This Pokémon article is part of Project BerryDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each Berry in the Pokémon series.