A Nomel Berry (Japanese: ノメルのみ Nomel Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.
In the core series games
In the Generation V games, the Nomel Berry can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for 500.
Nomel Berries cannot be used directly and only have a use as an ingredient, such as for Pokéblocks and Poffins.
In Pokémon Emerald, the player can exchange a Nomel Berry for an Iron if the Favor Lady asks for 'something wham-ish' in the Lilycove City Pokémon Center.
In Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, the player can exchange Nomel Berries for accessories at the Pick a Peck of Colors Flower Shop.
In Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, the player can exchange:
- 20 Nomel Berries for a Googly Specs
- 80 Nomel Berries for a Spotlight
In Pokémon Platinum, the player can exchange:
- 50 Nomel Berries for a Retro Pipe
Pokémon Dream World
In the Pokémon Dream World, the player could exchange Berries for Décor. The following Décor required Nomel Berries.
|Plain Catalogue||Ultra Ball Rug|| 35 Nomel Berries|
35 Pamtre Berries
35 Rabuta Berries
|Plain Catalogue||Heated Table|| 40 Nomel Berries|
40 Rabuta Berries
|Plain Catalogue||Stepped Bookcase|| 20 Nomel Berries|
15 Pamtre Berries
|Plain Catalogue||Bonsai Plant|| 80 Nomel Berries|
80 Spelon Berries
|Plain Catalogue||Fire Fan||20 Nomel Berries|
|Pokémon Doll Catalogue||Snorunt Doll||50 Nomel Berries|
In Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, the player can exchange Nomel Berries for Stickers at the Pick a Peck of Colors Flower Shop:
- 10 Nomel Berries for Spark Sticker C
- No. 30
- Size: 11.2" (28.5 cm)
- Firmness: Super hard
Pokémon X and Y
Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
|My Pokémon Place artwork||Artwork from|
Scarlet and Violet
|Berry Tag Sprite (Generation III)||Berry Tag Sprite (Generation IV)|
In the anime
In Pokéblock, Stock, and Berry, slices of a Nomel Berry were handed out as free samples. Pikachu liked it, but Ash was overwhelmed by its sourness.
In PK23, Oshawott showed Meloetta, Pikachu, and Snivy a Nomel Berry plant in their search for a Rinka Berry, certain that it was a Rinka plant. When they told Oshawott it was the wrong plant, Oshawott stubbornly ate a Nomel Berry, only to find it was too sour. Meowth and Wobbuffet, who were following Meloetta, found the Berries and decided to eat them, only to be overwhelmed by its sourness.
Nomel Berries appeared in A Team-on-Team Tussle!.
In The Ol' Raise and Switch!, Nomel Berries were a part of a meal Lillie gave to Pikachu.
In SM064, a Nomel Berry was at the nest of a group of wild Passimian.
In the manga
Diamond & Pearl chapter
A Nomel Berry appeared in Chancing Upon Chingling, being one of the Berries that Diamond and Lax used to slip a Team Galactic Grunt at the Team Galactic HQ so that Diamond could take his clothes and disguise himself as a Grunt.
Black & White chapter
A Nomel Berry appeared in Fussing and Fighting as a part of Professor Juniper's dinner.
The Nomel Berry's design and name may be based on lemons.
|Japanese||ノメルのみ Nomel no Mi||From lemon|
|English||Nomel Berry||From lemon|
|French||Baie Tronci||From citron, lemon|
|German||Tronzibeere||From Zitrone, lemon|
|Italian||Baccalemon||From limone, lemon|
|Spanish||Baya Monli||From limón, lemon|
|Korean||노멜열매 Nomel Yeolmae||From 레몬 lemon|
|Chinese (Mandarin)||檬檸果 / 檬柠果 Méngníng Guǒ*||From 檸檬 / 柠檬 níngméng, lemon|
|酸檸 Suānníng*||From 酸 suān (sour) and 檸檬 níngméng (lemon)|
|Chinese (Cantonese)||檬檸果 Mùhngnìhng Gwó||From 檸檬 nìhngmùhng, lemon|
|This Pokémon article is part of Project BerryDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each Berry in the Pokémon series.|