Gold Berry

The Gold Berry (Japanese: おうごんのみ Gold Fruit) is a type of Berry exclusive to the Generation II games. It restores 30 HP to a Pokémon.

Gold Berry
Gold Fruit
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Gold Berry
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Introduced in Generation II
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From Generation III onward, the Gold Berry is succeeded by the Sitrus Berry.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
GSC N/A  5


Held item

If the holder's HP falls below 50%, it will consume its held Gold Berry and restore 30 HP.

Bag item

When used from the Bag on a Pokémon, it restores 30 HP to that Pokémon. This consumes the Gold Berry.


Games Description
GSC A self-restore item. (30HP, HOLD)


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
GSC Ruins of AlphC
Goldenrod Department Store (held by in-game trade Machop), Route 14 (held by in-game trade Aerodactyl)
Bug-Catching Contest third prize
Mystery Gift
Pokémon Pikachu 2 GS (700 W)
Held by wild Furret (2% chance)
Held by wild Wigglytuff and wild Dugtrio from Generation I

In the TCG

Gold Berry
Main article: Gold Berry (Neo Genesis 93)

The Gold Berry was introduced as a Pokémon Tool Trainer card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English Neo Series (the Japanese Neo Era) in the Neo Genesis expansion. It has never been reprinted.

If there are 4 or more damage counters on the Pokémon the Gold Berry is attached to at the start of a turn, the player removes 4 damage counters and discards the Gold Berry.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 黃金的果實 Huángjīn de Guǒshí
  French Baie Doree
  German Goldbeere
  Italian Bacca Oro
  Korean 황금열매 Hwanggeum Yeolmae
  Spanish Baya Dorada

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.