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Shuca Berry

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TagShuca.png Shuca Berry
シュカのみ Shuca Fruit
No. 43
Size (in) Size (cm) Firmness
1.7" 4.2 cm Soft
Tag description
Generation III
Generation IV The sweetness-laden pulp has just the hint of a hard-edged and fragrant bite to it.
Bag description
Generation III
Generation IV A Poffin ingredient. If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe's supereffective Ground-type attack.DPPt
If held by a Pokémon, it weakens a foe’s supereffective Ground-type attack.HGSS
Generation V Weakens a supereffective Ground-type attack against the holding Pokémon.
Generation VI If held by a Pokémon, this Berry will lessen the damage taken from one supereffective Ground-type attack.
Effect
Halves the effectiveness of a supereffective Ground-type move.
Origin
Name Cashew
Design Cashew
Natural Gift
Type Ground
Power 60
Ice Cream Scoop
Flavor 1 Flavor 2 Flavor 3
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Growth
Generation IV
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Planted
0 hours
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Sprouted
18 hours
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Taller
36 hours
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Flowering
54 hours
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Berries
72 hours
Flavor
Generation IV
 
 
 
 
 
 
10

SPICY

 
 
 
0

DRY

 
 
 
15

SWEET

 
 
 
0

BITTER

 
 
 
0

SOUR

 
 
 

A Shuca Berry (Japanese: シュカのみ Shuca Berry) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation IV.

Locations

Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum
Sometimes given by the Aroma Lady in the westernmost house off Pastoria City.
HeartGold and SoulSilver
Bought by the player's Mom.
Wild hold item (Generation IV)
Rarely (5% chance) found on wild Ponyta or Rapidash.
Pokéwalker
Very rarely found in Stormy Beach after 3500+ steps.
Always held by level 15 Pikachu; very rarely found in Yellow Forest after 10000+ steps.
Always held by level 5 Beldum; rarely found in Winner's Path after 8000+ steps.
Pokémon Battle Revolution
Mystery Dungeon series
Black and White
Black 2 and White 2
Join Avenue (Flower Shop)
Wild hold item (Generation V)
Rarely (5% chance) found on wild Rapidash.
Dream World
On the player's first visit to the Dream World, they will receive five of one of the damage-reducing Berries from Fennel.
X and Y
Given by Psychic Inver in Inverse House
Sometimes found on yellow Berry trees.


The Shuca Berry can be found at the following events
Generation IV
Rate Event Held by
100% Ranch Pikachu


The Shuca Berry can be found at the following events
Generation V
Rate Event Held by
100% Pokémon Adventure Camp Shieldon

Growth and harvest

Generation IV

A Shuca Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 72 hours, with 18 hours per stage. A Shuca tree will yield 1-5 Berries.

Generation VI

A Shuca Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 48 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Shuca tree will yield 3-20 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 1 Berry to the final harvest, weeding it will add 0.5, and removing a pest will add 2.

Uses

Poffin Cooking

At 100% performance, a Shuca Berry can produce a Level 19 (maybe higher) Sweet-Spicy Poffin when cooking alone.

Artwork

Dream Shuca Berry Sprite.png
Dream World artwork

Names

Language Name Origin
Japanese シュカのみ Shuca no Mi From カシュー cashew.
English Shuca Berry From cashew nut.
French Baie Jouca From noix de cajou, cashew nut.
German Schukebeere From Kaschu.
Italian Baccanaca From anacardo, cashew nut.
Spanish Baya Acardo From anacardo, cashew nut.
Korean 슈캐열매 Shewca Yeolmae From 캐슈 cashew.
Chinese 蜜腰果 Mìyāo​guǒ Literally "honey cashew".


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