An Aspear Berry (Japanese: ナナシのみ Nanashi Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III. It is the spiritual successor of the Burnt Berry from Generation II, having an identical effect when used on or by a Pokémon.
Growth and harvest
An Aspear Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 12 hours, with 3 hours per stage. An Aspear tree will yield 2-3 Berries.
An Aspear Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 12 hours, with 3 hours per stage. An Aspear tree will yield 2-5 Berries.
An Aspear Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 24 hours, with 4 hours per stage. A Aspear tree will yield 4-15 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 1 Berry to the final harvest, weeding it will add 1, and removing a pest will add 3.
An Aspear Berry, if held by a Pokémon, can thaw it instantly, or can be used as an item to thaw out.
When used in conjunction with Natural Gift, an Aspear Berry will take on the Ice-type with a power of 60.
At 100% performance an Aspear Berry will contribute 40 units of powder.
At 100% performance an Aspear Berry will produce a level 13 Sour Poffin when cooking alone.
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In the anime
An Aspear Berry in the anime
Aspear Berries played a notable role in Cooking Up A Sweet Story. Abigail's Pikachu, Sugar, had been perfecting a way to use Thunderbolt on Aspear Berries so that they were tender enough to use in a cake. After Sugar had evolved into a Raichu, it was also revealed to have found a way to pulverize the Berries with its newly-learned Focus Punch.
Aspear Berries were seen amongst the Berries Ash gave to his Pokémon as a gift in Under the Pledging Tree!.
Several Aspear Berries, along with many other kinds of Berries, were seen at a Pokémon Center in XY083.
- This Berry's Natural Gift type is Ice; coincidentally, it also acts in the same way as an Ice Heal when used on a Pokémon.
||ナナシのみ Nanashi no Mi
||From ナシ nashi, Japanese pear.
||From Asian pear.
||From Bon-Chrétien Williams, Williams pear.
||From Williamsbirne, Williams pear.
||From pera asiática, asian pear.
||배리열매 Baeri Yeolmae
||From 배 bae, meaning "pear."
||梨 is from 梨 nashi (pear). Literally "sour pear".