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A Kelpsy Berry (Japanese: ネコブのみ Nekobu Fruit) is a type of Berry introduced in Generation III.
Growth and harvest
A Kelpsy Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 12 hours, with 3 hours per stage. A Kelpsy tree will yield 2-6 Berries.
A Kelpsy Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 32 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Kelpsy tree will yield 1-5 Berries.
A Kelpsy Berry will mature from a planted seed to a full-grown, fruit-bearing tree in 48 hours, with 8 hours per stage. A Kelpsy tree will yield 1-20 Berries. During its growth, watering the plant will add 0.5 Berries to the final harvest, weeding it will add 1.5, and removing a pest will add 3.
At 100% performance, this Berry will contribute 200 units of powder.
At 100% performance, a Kelpsy Berry can produce a Level 12 (maybe higher) Dry-Sour Poffin when cooking alone.
Used on a Pokémon
This Berry increases a Pokémon's friendship by and lowers its Attack EVs by ten points (but not below 0). It can only be used outside of battle, and only has this effect in Pokémon Emerald and later games.
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In the anime
A Kelpsy Berry in the anime
In The Brockster Is In!, Ash found a Kelpsy Berry while looking for a Pecha Berry to cure a group of poisoned Pokémon.
Kelpsy Berries were one of the many different kinds of Berries seen in A Team-on-Team Tussle!.
In the manga
A Kelpsy Berry in Pokémon Adventures
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In Problematic Probopass and Mad Magnezone II, a Kelpsy Berry was seen amongst the many Berries that Cyrus's Probopass's Mini-Noses dug out of Lax's fur while trying to retrieve Cyrus's camera which Lax had hidden inside its fur.
- At a size of 15 inches (38.1 cm), it is the largest Berry the player can obtain. However, several unobtainable Watmel Berries have exceeded 20 inches (50 cm).
||ネコブのみ Nekobu no Mi
||From コンブ kombu and 根 ne (root)
||From algue, algae
||From Seetang, seaweed
||From alga, algae
||From alga, algae
||시마열매 Sima Yeolmae
||From 다시마 dasima, kombu
||藻根果 Jóugān Guǒ*
||From 藻 zǎo (algae) and 根 gēn (root)
|藍根藻果 Lángēnzǎo Guǒ*
||From 藍 lán (blue), 根 gēn (root), and 藻 zǎo (algae)
||藻根果 Zǎogēn Gwó*
||From 藻 jóu (algae) and 根 gān (root)
||From its English name