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An Iapapa Berry (Japanese: イアのみ Ia Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.
Growth and harvest
An Iapapa Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 24 hours, with 6 hours per stage. An Iapapa tree will yield 2-3 Berries.
An Iapapa Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 20 hours, with 5 hours per stage. An Iapapa tree will yield 1-5 Berries.
A Iapapa Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 24 hours, with 4 hours per stage. A Iapapa tree will yield 3-15 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 1.5 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it will add 1, and removing a pest will add 3.
At 100% performance, this Berry will contribute 100 units of powder.
At 100% performance, an Iapapa Berry can produce a level 23 Sour Poffin when cooking alone.
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In the anime
An Iapapa Berry in the anime
In Oshawott's Lost Scalchop!, Ash's Oshawott used an Iapapa Berry as a temporary replacement for his lost scalchop. However, it ultimately failed when Ash's Pikachu used Thunderbolt on it, and it was burned and split in half, revealing it to be a stone fruit. Iris and Cilan tasted the Berry afterwards and claimed that it brought out the flavor.
||イアのみ Ia no Mi
||From パパイア papaya.
||파야열매 Paya Yeolmae
||From 파파야 papaya.
||酸木瓜 Suān Mùguā
||Literally "sour papaya".