Balm Mushroom

The Balm Mushroom (Japanese: かおるキノコ Fragrant Mushroom), formatted BalmMushroom prior to Generation VI, is a valuable item introduced in Generation V.

Balm Mushroom
かおるキノコ
Fragrant Mushroom
Bag Balm Mushroom Sprite.png
Balm Mushroom
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation V
Pocket
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Fling
Power 30

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
BWB2W2 N/A N/A*
XYORAS N/A $6,250
SMUSUM
SwSh
SV
N/A $7,500

In the Generation V games, the BalmMushroom can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for $25000.

In Pokémon Sword and Shield, the Balm Mushroom can be sold to the valuable item buyer in Stow-on-Side for $25,000.

Effect

The Balm Mushroom serves no practical purpose other than to be sold.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 A rare mushroom which gives off a nice fragrance. A maniac will buy it for a high price.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SwShBDSPLA
SV
A rare mushroom that gives off a nice fragrance. It can be sold at a high price to shops.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
BW Striaton City, Abundant Shrine Held by wild ParasW, wild Foongus, and wild Amoonguss (1% chance each, dark grass only)
B2W2 Accumula Town Hidden recurring item (Pinwheel Forest)
Held by wild Foongus and wild Amoonguss (1% chance each, dark grass only)
XY Route 20 Restaurant Le Wow
Pokémon Village (shaking trash cans)Th
ORAS Hidden recurring item (Petalburg Woods)
SMUSUM Route 8 (held by in-game trade Arbok)USUM Pickup (Lv. 11-30)
SwSh Route 7, Ballonlea, Wyndon Hidden recurring item (Dappled Grove, Giant's Seat, North Lake Miloch, Motostoke Riverbank, Bridge Field, Stony Wilderness, Dusty Bowl, Giant's Mirror, Hammerlocke Hills, Lake of Outrage)
Max Raid Battles (Rolling Fields, Dappled Grove, Watchtower Ruins, East Lake Axewell, South Lake Miloch, Motostoke Riverbank, Bridge Field, Stony Wilderness, Giant's Mirror, Hammerlocke Hills, Giant's Cap)
Possible gift after cooking curry
Pickup (Lv. 21-100)
SwShIA Hidden recurring item (Fields of Honor)
Max Raid Battles (Fields of Honor, Soothing Wetlands, Forest of Focus, Challenge Beach, Challenge Road, Courageous Cavern, Loop Lagoon, Potbottom Desert, Workout Sea, Stepping-Stone Sea, Insular Sea)
Cram-o-matic (Bug, Ghost, Fire, Ice, Dragon, or Dark: 62-70 points)
Cram-o-matic (Big Mushrooms in Slots #1, #3, and #4)
SwShCT Hidden recurring item (Giant's Bed, Old Cemetery, Giant's Foot, Ballimere Lake)
Max Raid Battles (Slippery Slope, Frostpoint Field, Giant's Bed, Old Cemetery, Snowslide Slope, Path to the Peak, Crown Shrine, Giant's Foot, Frigid Sea, Ballimere Lake, Dyna Tree Hill)
SV Tera Raid Battles (5★, 6★)
Sparkling overworld item (Tagtree Thicket)
Pickup (Lv. 21-100)
SVID Item Printer

Gallery

Artwork

 
Artwork from
Scarlet and Violet


In the spin-off games

Pokémon Quest

 
A Balm Mushroom in Pokémon Quest

A Balm Mushroom is an ingredient that can be used in cooking to attract wild Pokémon in Pokémon Quest. It is categorized as a Mushroom.

Description

Games Description
Quest Soft and precious ingredients.

Acquisition

Balm Mushroom is a possible ingredient that can be obtained by completing expeditions. Balm Mushrooms are most commonly found in the areas Parched Peak and Farside Fjord. They can also be obtained randomly by recycling Power Stones.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 芳香蘑菇 Fōnghēung Mòhgū
Mandarin 芳香蘑菇 Fāngxiāng Mógū
  French Champi Suave
  German Duftpilz
  Italian Profumfungo
  Korean 향기버섯 Hyanggi Beoseot
  Spanish Seta Aroma


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