10 - 935
12 - 113
0.86 - 0.90 m
5.76 - 6.40 kg
Available in the
Available from the
1st tier level)
Chikorita is a Grass-type Pokémon from Johto region. It evolves into Bayleef when fed 25 candies and its final evolution form is Meganium.
Chikorita - Leaf Pokémon
In battle, Chikorita waves its leaf around to keep the foe at bay. However, a sweet fragrance also wafts from the leaf, becalming the battling Pokémon and creating a cozy, friendly atmosphere all around.
Chikorita is the part of a three-member
Shiny Chikorita Pokédex entry
Chikorita was released with the main release of Johto-region Pokémon on February 16 th, 2017.
In the wild, maximum capture CP of Chikorita is 801, however it can reach 868, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
Between May 5 th and May 9 th, 2017, Chikorita's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Grass Weekend.
Between November 30 th and December 3 rd, 2018, Chikorita's global spawn rate was significantly higher during twelfth Community Day.
Between March 19 th and March 26 th, 2019, Chikorita's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Equinox 2019.
Since February 13 th, 2019, Chikorita can be hatched from 2-km Eggs with a 534 of maximal CP.
From July 7 th, 2017 to Spring, 2018, Chikorita used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
From December 10 th, 2018 to February 13 th, 2019, Chikorita used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
Between April 13 th and April 20 th, 2017, Chikorita was temporarily possible 5-km egg hatchling during the Eggstravaganza 2017.
As a former 1st tier Raid Boss, Chikorita's CP was 3,067. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 534 and 668 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
Chikorita was the Pokémon featured on the ninth Community Day that took place on September 22 nd, 2018.
Shiny form of Chikorita was released on this Community Day.
In Generation II of core series games, Chikorita was a Starter Pokémon and now, in Pokémon GO, though it is not official, it is considered a Johto-region Starter Pokémon in players community.