The Venusaurite (Japanese: フシギバナイト Fushigibanite) is a type of held item introduced in Generation VI. It is the Mega Stone that allows Venusaur to Mega Evolve into Mega Venusaur.

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Introduced in Generation VI
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Power 80

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
XY $10,000-1,000,000 N/A


In battle

If held by a Venusaur (or is present in the player's Bag)PE, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Venusaur if its Trainer has a Key Stone. Each Trainer can only Mega Evolve one Pokémon per battle.

Unaffected by item negating effects (such as Embargo and Klutz). Item manipulating effects (such as Trick and Fling) cannot give Venusaur a Venusaurite or remove a Venusaurite from Venusaur.

Outside of battle

If held by a Venusaur, allows it to Mega Evolve into Mega Venusaur when it performs a Spectacular Talent during a Pokémon Contest Spectacular while its Trainer has a Key Stone. Venusaur will remain a Mega Venusaur until the Talent Round ends.


Games Description
XY One variety of the mysterious Mega Stones. Have Venusaur hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.
One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. Have Venusaur hold it, and this stone will enable it to Mega Evolve during battle.
PE One of a variety of mysterious Mega Stones. This stone will enable Venusaur to Mega Evolve during battle.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
XY Sycamore Pokémon Lab (if Bulbasaur is chosen)
Stone Emporium (if Bulbasaur is not chosen)
ORAS Route 119 (after defeating or capturing GroudonOR/KyogreAS)
SMUSUM Battle Tree (from Red after defeating him in a Single ChallengeSM, or him or Blue in any ChallengeUSUM)
PE Professor Oak's Laboratory (from Blue after earning seven Badges)


As a held item
Games Event Language/Region Distribution period
ORAS 2016 World Championships Bulbasaur United States August 19 to 21, 2016
XYORAS Pokémon Lab Kanto Bulbasaur Japanese July 8 to November 30, 2015
Pokémon Scrap 2016 Venusaur Japanese April 28 to August 31, 2016

In spin-off games

Pokémon Shuffle

In Pokémon Shuffle, the Venusaurite allows the player to Mega Evolve Venusaur.

The player can obtain the Venusaurite by completing Mission Card 15.

The Venusaurite was also available as a prize during the Mega Venusaur Competitive Stage. This Competitive Stage ran on the Nintendo 3DS version from May 29 to June 8, 2015, and August 24 to 31, 2015. It ran on the Pokémon Shuffle Mobile from February 23 to March 1, 2016.

The Venusaurite enables the following Mega Evolutions:

Stone Pokémon Type Effect Gauge Max  
      Mega Venusaur Grass Erases all Pokémon in the five columns to the left and right. 12 3

In the anime

A Venusaurite in the anime

A Venusaurite belonging to a Trainer appeared in Mega Evolution Special IV, during the ten-battle gauntlet Lysandre had arranged for Alain's training. The Venusaurite is located on a band placed around the flower on Venusaur's back.

A Venusaurite appeared during Gurkinn's explanation about Mega Evolution in An Adventure of Mega Proportions!.

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire arc

Red obtained a Venusaurite sometime prior to Blastoise Transforms, using it to Mega Evolve Saur.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 妙蛙花進化石 Miuhwāfā Jeunfa Sehk
Mandarin 妙蛙花進化石 / 妙蛙花进化石 Miàowāhuā Jìnhuà Shí
  French Florizarrite
  German Bisaflornit
  Italian Venusaurite
  Korean 이상해꽃나이 Isanghekkotnite
  Spanish Venusaurita

External links

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