Stick redirects here. For the thrown item in the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series, see Throwing item → Stick.

The Leek (Japanese: ながねぎ Scallion), known as the Stick prior to Generation VIII, is a type of held item introduced in Generation II. It boosts the critical hit ratio of a Farfetch'd or Sirfetch'd that holds it.

Leek
ながねぎ
Scallion
Bag Stick Sprite.pngBag Leek Sprite.png
Leek
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Introduced in Generation II
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Fling
Power 60

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
GSC
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
N/A $100
SMUSUM
SwSh
N/A $500

In the Generation V games, the Stick can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for $200.

Effect

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If held by a Farfetch'd or Sirfetch'd, it increases its critical hit ratio by two stages.

Description

Games Description
GSC An ordinary stick. Sell low.
RSColo. A stick of leek. It can be sold cheaply.
EXD A hold item that raises Farfetch'd's critical-hit ratio.
FRLG A stick of leek to be held by a Farfetch'd. It raises Farfetch'd's critical-hit ratio.
DPPtHGSS An item to be held by Farfetch'd. It is a very long and stiff stalk of leek that boosts the critical-hit ratio.
BWB2W2 An item to be held by Farfetch'd. It is a very long and stiff stalk of leek that boosts the critical-hit ratio.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwSh
An item to be held by Farfetch'd. This very long and stiff stalk of leek boosts its critical-hit ratio.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
GSC Held by wild Farfetch'd (2% chance)
RSE Trade
XD Held by Shadow Farfetch'd
FRLG Vermilion City (held by in-game trade Farfetch'd)
DPPt Held by wild Farfetch'd (5% chance)
HGSS Held by wild Farfetch'd (5% chance)
BW Route 13 (treasure hunter)
Held by wild Farfetch'd (5% chance)
B2W2 Held by wild Farfetch'd (5% chance)
DW* Pleasant Forest
XY Held by wild Farfetch'd (5% chance)
ORAS Trade
SMUSUM Aether Paradise
SwSh Held by wild Farfetch'd (50% chance) and wild Sirfetch'd (5% chance)
SwShIA Hidden recurring item (Challenge Beach)
SwShCT Hidden recurring item (Freezington)

Distribution

As a held item
Games Event Language/Region Distribution period
SwSh Ash's Sirfetch'd All September 9 to 22, 2022

In the anime

 
A Leek in the anime

A Leek appeared in Showdown At Linoone as one of the items Tokin had picked up.

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 大蔥 Daaihchūng
Mandarin 大蔥 / 大葱 Dàcōng
  French Poireau*
Bâton*
  German Lauchstange
  Italian Gambo
  Korean 대파 Daepa
  Brazilian Portuguese Alho-poró
  Spanish Puerro*
Palo*

External links



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