Spelon Berry

A Spelon Berry (Japanese: ノワキのみ Nowaki Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.

Spelon Berry
ノワキのみ
Nowaki Fruit
Bag Spelon Berry Sprite.png
Spelon Berry
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation III
Pocket
Generation III Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries (RSE)
Generation III Bag Berry Pouch pocket icon.png Berry Pouch (FRLG)
Generation IV Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation V Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VI Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Generation VIII Bag Berries pocket icon.png Berries
Flavor
Generation III
SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR SMOOTH
40 10 0 0 0 70
Generation IV/VIII
SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR SMOOTH
30 10 0 0 0 35
Natural Gift
Type Dark
Power Gen. IV-V 70
Gen. VI+ 90
Fling
Power 10
Effect None

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
BDSP
N/A $10

In the Generation V games, the Spelon Berry can be sold to the gourmet maniac on Route 5 for $500.

Effect

Spelon Berries cannot be used directly and only have a use as an ingredient, such as for Pokéblocks and Poffins.

Ingredient

Berry Blending
RSE When blending with NPCs, Spelon Berries will produce the following Pokéblocks:
NPC NPCs' Berries Flavors (100 RPM) Feel
1 NPC   Spiciness 51, Dryness 12 45
2 NPCs    Spiciness 51, Sweetness 12 37
3 NPCs     Spiciness 51, Bitterness 12 32
Blend Master   Spiciness 51, Dryness 25 48
ORAS Spelon Berries are pink Berries that have a low chance of producing a Pokéblock+.
Berry Crush
FRLGE Spelon Berries have a base Berry Powder of 250 and a difficulty of 160.
With two players, this Berry will contribute 500 units of Berry Powder at 100% silkiness.
Poffin Cooking
DPPt
BDSP
When used alone, Spelon Berries will produce Poffins with Spiciness 19, Dryness 9 and smoothness 34 when cooked in 1 minute with no spills or burns.
Ice Cream Scoop
DW
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
Easy to scoop         
Stickiness            
Juice Shoppe
XY Spelon Berries are red Berries in Group 1.
Composting
XY Spelon Berries are red Berries.

Exchange

Generation III

In Pokémon Emerald, the player can exchange a Spelon Berry for a HP Up if the Favor Lady asks for 'something pointy' in the Lilycove City Pokémon Center.

Generation IV

In Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, the player can exchange Spelon Berries for accessories at the Pick a Peck of Colors Flower Shop.

In Pokémon Diamond and Pearl, the player can exchange:

  • 100 Spelon Berries for a Carpet

In Pokémon Platinum, the player can exchange:

  • 100 Spelon Berries for a Mirror Ball
Pokémon Dream World

In the Pokémon Dream World, the player could exchange Berries for Décor. The following Décor required Spelon Berries.

Catalogue Décor Price
Plain Catalogue Bonsai Plant   80 Spelon Berries
  80 Nomel Berries
Plain Catalogue Wall Scroll   10 Spelon Berries
Plain Catalogue Water Fan   20 Spelon Berries
Plain Catalogue Castle Keep   350 Spelon Berries
  350 Pamtre Berries
  350 Rabuta Berries
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Delibird Doll   50 Spelon Berries
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Larvitar Doll   50 Spelon Berries
Pokémon Doll Catalogue Cubchoo Doll   50 Spelon Berries

Description

Games Description
RSE POKéblock ingredient. Plant in loamy soil to grow Spelon.
FRLG Can be ground up into powder as an ingredient for medicine.
ColoXD An item brought over from a faraway place.
DPPt A Poffin ingredient. Bury it in soft soil to grow a Spelon Plant.
HGSS In the Sinnoh region, they like to make sweets known as Poffins with this Berry and feed them to their Pokémon.
BWB2W2 A Berry which is very rare in the Unova region. A maniac will buy it for a high price.
XY A Berry to be used in cooking. This Berry is very rare and hard to obtain in the Unova region.
ORAS
SMUSUMPE
Used to make Pokéblocks that will enhance your Cuteness, this Berry is rare in other regions.
BDSP A Poffin ingredient. Bury it in soft soil to grow a Spelon Plant.
SV Used to make Pokéblocks that will enhance Cuteness. This Berry is rare in other regions.

Tag information

  • No. 31
  • Size: 5.2" (13.3 cm)
  • Firmness: Soft
Games Description
RSE The vividly red Berry is very spicy. Its warts secrete a spicy substance.
DPPt
BDSP
So spicy is the Spelon Berry that, Fire type or not, Pokémon will try to breathe fire after eating a single one.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RSE Route 123 (Berry Master's wife) Mossdeep Game Corner (Dodrio Berry Picking with 5 players)E
FRLG Pickup (any level)
Joyful Game Corner (Dodrio Berry Picking with 5 players)
ColoXD Trade
DPPt Amity Square (found by walking Pokémon, given by a manPt)
Spin Trade (5 players)Pt
HGSS Spin Trade (5 players)
PW White Lake, Beyond the Sea
BWB2W2 Transfer from Dream World
DW* Dream Park
XY Trade
ORAS Route 123 (Berry Masters's wife) Hyper Rank Pokémon Contest Spectacular (given by fan)
BDSP Amity Square (found by walking Pokémon)

Growth

Generation III
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
18 hours
 
Taller
36 hours
 
Flowering
54 hours
 
Berries
72 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 1-2 Berries.
Generation IV
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
15 hours
 
Taller
30 hours
 
Flowering
45 hours
 
Berries
60 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 2-15 Berries. A growing Spelon plant's soil dries by 8% every hour, fully drying out in 13 hours.
Generation V
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
22.5 hours
 
Taller
45 hours
 
Flowering
67.5 hours
 
Berries
90 hours
A Spelon plant will yield ? Berries.
Generation VI
Pokémon X and Y
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
4 hours
 
Growing
8 hours
 
Bigger
12 hours
 
Budding
16 hours
 
Bloom
20 hours
 
Berries
24 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 3-15 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant adds 1 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it adds 1, and removing a pest adds 3. Spelon plants attract Ledyba as pests.
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
4 hours
 
Taller
8 hours
 
Flowering
12 hours
 
Berries
16 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 3-15 Berries.
Generation VII
Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
6 hours
 
Taller
12 hours
 
Flowering
20 hours
 
Berries
24 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 4 Berries if Isle Aplenny is at Phase 1, 8 Berries if it is at Phase 2, and 12 Berries if it is at Phase 3.
Generation VIII
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
 
Planted
0 hours
 
Sprouted
15 hours
 
Taller
30 hours
 
Flowering
45 hours
 
Berries
60 hours
A Spelon plant will yield 2-15 Berries.

Gallery

Artwork

   
Artwork from
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Unused artwork from
Scarlet and Violet


Sprites

   
Berry Tag Sprite (Generation III) Berry Tag Sprite (Generation IV)

In the anime

 
A Spelon Berry in the anime

In Celebrating the Hero's Comet!, Meowth ate a Spelon Berry that Alexa had intended to give to her Noivern, causing a similar mouth-burning effect as a Tamato Berry. She also fed one to Noivern, who seemed to enjoy its spicy flavor. She was also seen feeding Noivern a Spelon Berry in The Dream Continues!.

In Under the Pledging Tree!, Ash gave Spelon Berries to his Pokémon as a gift.

In Performing with Fiery Charm!, Jessie used Spelon Berries as a part of her Dendemille Town Showcase performance.

In A Performance Pop Quiz!, Spelon Berries were used as a part of the Anistar City Pokémon Showcase.

In One Journey Ends, Another Begins..., Spelon Berries were among the Berries Anela had at her market in Hau'oli City.

In The Ol' Raise and Switch!, Spelon Berries were a part of a meal Lillie gave to Pikachu.

In the manga

 
Spelon Berries in Pokémon Adventures

Pokémon Adventures

Ruby & Sapphire arc

Multiple Spelon Berries appeared in Adding It Up with Plusle & Minun I, being one of the many kinds of Berries growing on the Abandoned Ship. Ruby tried to send Mumu to pick up some of them, but the Mudfish Pokémon was attacked by a wild Plusle and Minun living on the ship while trying to do so.

Diamond & Pearl arc

In Problematic Probopass and Mad Magnezone II, a Spelon Berry was seen among the many Berries that Cyrus's Probopass's Mini-Noses dug out of Lax's fur while trying to retrieve Cyrus's camera.

Trivia

Origin

The Spelon Berry's design and name may be based on a horned melon, also known as a spiked melon.

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese ノワキのみ Nowaki no Mi From キワノ kiwano
English Spelon Berry From spiked melon
French Baie Kiwan From kiwano
German Kiwanbeere From Kiwano
Italian Baccamelos From melone spinoso, kiwano
Spanish Baya Wikano From kiwano
Korean 메호키열매 Mehoki Yeolmae From horned melon and kiwano
Chinese (Mandarin) 刺角果 Cìjiǎo Guǒ* From 刺角瓜 cìjiǎoguā, kiwano
辣樂奇 Làlèqí* From 辣 (spicy) and corruption of its Japanese name
诺瓦基果 Nuòwǎjī Guǒ* Transliteration of its Japanese name
Chinese (Cantonese) 刺角果 Chigok Gwó* From 刺角瓜 chigokgwā, kiwano
辣樂奇 Laahtlohkkèih* From 辣 laaht (spicy) and corruption of its Japanese name
Polish Spelonjagoda From its English name
Brazilian Portuguese Fruta Pimen From melão-espinhoso, kiwano
Vietnamese Quả Spelon From its English name

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.