A Pomeg Berry (Japanese: ザロクのみ Zaroku Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.
Growth and harvest
A Pomeg Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 12 hours, with 3 hours per stage. A Pomeg tree will yield 2-6 Berries.
A Pomeg Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 32 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Pomeg tree will yield 1-5 Berries.
A Pomeg Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 48 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Pomeg tree will yield 1-20 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 0.5 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it will add 1.5, and removing a pest will add 3.
A Pomeg Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 48 hours. A Pomeg tree will yield 5-14 Berries.
At 100% performance, this Berry will contribute 200 units of powder.
At 100% performance, a Pomeg Berry can produce a Level 12 (maybe higher) Spicy-Bitter Poffin when cooking alone.
Used on a Pokémon
This Berry increases a Pokémon's friendship by and lowers its HP EVs by ten points (but not below 0). It can only be used outside of battle, and only has this effect in Pokémon Emerald and later games. In Generation IV only, this Berry reduces the EV to 100 if it was above 100 when used.
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In the anime
In the manga
- Due to its ability to lower a Pokémon's HP EVs, it is famous for the Pomeg glitch, which can lower the HP of a Pokémon which has low HP so that it underflows.
|| ザロクのみ Zaroku no Mi
|| From 石榴 zakuro, pomegranate
||From grenade, pomegranate
||From Granatapfel, pomegranate
||From melagrana, pomegranate
||From granada, pomegranate
||유석열매 Yuseok Yeolmae
||From 석류 (石榴) seokryu, pomegranate
||榴石果 Liúshí Guǒ*
||From 石榴 shíliú, pomegranate
||From 紅 hóng (red) and 石榴 shíliú (pomegranate)
||榴石果 Làuhsehk Gwó
||From 石榴 sehklàuh, pomegranate
||From romã, pomegranate
||From its English name
||From lựu, pomegranate