Big Root

Big Root
おおきなねっこ
Big Root
Big Root
Big Root
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation IV
Pocket
Generation IV Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation V Bag Items pocket icon.png Items (Held items)
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Fling
Power 10

The Big Root (Japanese: おおきなねっこ Big Root) is a type of held item introduced in Generation IV.

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
N/A  100
SMUSUM
SwSh
N/A  2,000
BDSP N/A  100

Effect

If a Pokémon holding a Big Root uses a draining move or Strength Sap, it restores 30% more HP than it otherwise would. Additionally, a Pokémon holding a Big Root regains 30% more HP from Leech Seed, Ingrain and Aqua Ring.

The Big Root also increases the damage taken by the holder from Liquid Ooze.

Moves affected


Description

Games Description
DPPt A Pokémon hold item that boosts the power of HP-stealing moves to let the holder recover more HP.
HGSS
BWB2W2
A Pokémon held item that boosts the power of HP-stealing moves to let the holder recover more HP.
XYORAS An item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the power of HP-stealing moves so the holder recovers more HP.
SMUSUMPE An item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the amount of HP the holder recovers from HP-stealing moves.
SwShBDSP An item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the amount of HP the holder restores from HP-stealing moves.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
DPPt Route 214
HGSS Route 3
PW Yellow Forest
BW Pinwheel Forest
B2W2 Driftveil City
DW Sparkling Sea
XY Dendemille Town
ORAS Route 123
SMUSUM Lush Jungle Sometimes dropped after ambush encounters with Diglett and Dugtrio (Route 5, Route 7, Diglett's Tunnel, Haina Desert, Vast Poni Canyon, Poni Coast)
SwSh Glimwood Tangle
BDSP Route 214

In spin-off games

Pokémon Quest

 
A Big Root in Pokémon Quest

A Big Root is an ingredient that can be used in cooking to attract wild Pokémon in Pokémon Quest.

Description

Games Description
Soft and precious ingredients.

Acquisition

Big Root 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 大根莖 Daaih Gānging
Mandarin 大根莖 / 大根茎 Dà Gēnjīng
  French Grosse Racine*
Grosseracine*
  German Großwurzel
  Italian Granradice
  Korean 큰뿌리 Keun Ppuri
  Spanish Raíz Grande


External links


  This item article is part of Project ItemDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on all items.