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Apicot Berry

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TagApicot.png Apicot Berry
ズアのみ Zua Fruit
No. 57*
Size (in) Size (cm) Firmness
3.0" 7.6 cm Very hard
Tag description
Generation III A very mystifying Berry. No telling what may happen or how it can be used.
Generation IV This is a very, very mystifying Berry. There is no telling how it can be used, or what may happen if it is used.
Bag description
Generation III A hold item that raises Sp.Def in a pinch.RSE
When held by a Pokémon, it raises the Sp. Def stat in a pinch.FRLG
Generation IV A Poffin ingredient. If held by a Pokémon, it raises its Sp. Def stat in a pinch.DPPt
If held by a Pokémon, it raises its Sp. Def stat in a pinch.HGSS
Generation V If held by a Pokémon, it raises its Sp. Def stat in a pinch.
Generation VI A Berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Sp. Def stat will increase when it's in a pinch.
Effect
Raises Special Defense when HP is below ¼.
Origin
Name Apricot
Design Apricot
Natural Gift
Type Ground
Power 80
Ice Cream Scoop
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
Scoop
Stickiness
Growth
Generation III
AllTreeSeed.png
Planted
0 hours
AllTreeSprout.png
Sprouted
24 hours
ApicotTreeTaller.png
Taller
48 hours
ApicotTreeBloom.png
Flowering
72 hours
ApicotTreeBerry.png
Berries
96 hours
Generation IV
AllTreeSeed.png
Planted
0 hours
AllTreeSprout.png
Sprouted
24 hours
ApicotTreeTaller.png
Taller
48 hours
ApicotTreeBloom.png
Flowering
72 hours
ApicotTreeBerry.png
Berries
96 hours
Flavor
Generation III
  SPICY DRY SWEET BITTER SOUR  
-4 +4 -1 -3 +4
Generation IV
 
 
 
 
 
 
10

SPICY

 
 
 
30

DRY

 
 
 
0

SWEET

 
 
 
0

BITTER

 
 
 
30

SOUR

 
 
 

An Apicot Berry (Japanese: ズアのみ Zua Fruit) is a type of Berry that was introduced in Generation III.

Locations

Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald
FireRed and LeafGreen
Wild hold item (Generation III)
Mini Games (Generation III)
Orre
Can be purchased at Mt. Battle for 15,000 Poké Coupons.
Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum
HeartGold and SoulSilver
Wild hold item (Generation IV)
Pokéwalker
Very rarely found in Volcano Path after 8000+ steps.
Pokémon Battle Revolution
Can be purchased in Pokémon Battle Revolution for 19,200 Poké Coupons.
Mystery Dungeon series
Black and White
Black 2 and White 2
Join Avenue (Flower Shop)
Wild hold item (Generation V)
Dream World
X and Y
Mutation of Kelpsy and Wacan Berries


The Apicot Berry can be found at the following events
Generation III
Rate Event Held by
50% Tanabata '04 Jirachi

Growth and harvest

Generation III

An Apicot Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 96 hours, with 24 hours per stage. An Apicot tree will yield 1-2 Berries.

Generation IV

An Apicot Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 96 hours, with 24 hours per stage. An Apicot tree will yield 1-5 Berries.

Uses

Berry Blending

Verdanturf Fallarbor Slateport Lilycove
Apicot Berry Gold Gold Gold Gray

Berry Crushing

At 100% performance, an Apicot Berry will contribute 1000 units of powder.

Poffin cooking

At 100% performance, an Apicot Berry can produce a Level 33 (probably higher) Dry-Sour Poffin when cooking alone.

Artwork

Dream Apicot Berry Sprite.png
Dream World artwork

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese ズアのみ Zua no Mi From アンズ anzu, apricot.
English Apicot Berry From apricot.
French Baie Abriko From abricot.
German Apikobeere From Aprikose.
Italian Baccacocca From albicocca.
Spanish Baya Aricoc From albaricoque.
Korean 규살열매 Gyusal Yeolmae From 살구 salgu, apricot.


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