Balm Mushroom

Balm Mushroom
Fragrant Mushroom
Balm Mushroom
Balm Mushroom
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation V
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Power 30

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.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
XYORAS N/A  6,250
N/A  7,500

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

In the Generation VIII games, the Balm Mushroom can be sold to the valuable item buyer in Stow-on-Side for  25,000.


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


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


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
BW Striaton City, Abundant Shrine Held by wild Paras (1% chance)W, wild Foongus (1% chance), and wild Amoonguss (1% chance) (all dark grass only)
B2W2 Accumula Town Pinwheel Forest (reappears occasionally)
Held by wild Foongus (1% chance) and wild Amoonguss (1% chance) (all dark grass only)
XY Route 20 Restaurant Le Wow
Pokémon Village (shaking trash cans)Th
ORAS Petalburg Woods (reappears occasionally)
SMUSUM Route 8 (held by in-game trade Arbok)USUM Pickup
SwSh Route 7, Ballonlea, Wyndon Possible gift after cooking curry
Cram-o-matic (Bug, Ghost, Fire, Ice, Dragon, or Dark: 62-70 points)
Cram-o-matic (Big Mushrooms in Slots #1, #3, and #4)

In 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.


Games Description
Soft and precious ingredients.


Balm Mushroom is a possible ingredient that can be obtained by completing expeditions. It 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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