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Chikorita is a Grass-type Pokémon from Johto region. It evolves into Bayleef when fed with 25 candies and its final evolution form is Meganium.

Pokédex description

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.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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5 (10)
Icon Grass
7 (12)

Charged attacks

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50 (26)
Icon Grass
90 (23)
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90 (35)

Evolution family

Chikorita is the part of a three-member family.

78. Chikorita
#152 Chikorita
25 Chikorita candy
#153 Bayleef
100 Chikorita candy
#154 Meganium



  • Chikorita was released with the main release of Johto-region Pokémon on February 16th, 2017.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Chikorita is 687, however it can reach 744, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between May 5th and May 9th, 2017, Chikorita's spawn rate and chance to be found in the wild were significantly higher during the Grass Weekend.
  • From July 7th, 2017 to Spring, 2018, Chikorita used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
  • Between April 13th and April 20th, 2017, Chikorita was temporarily possible 5-km egg hatchling during the Eggstravaganza event.
  • As a former 1st tier Raid Boss, Chikorita's CP was 3,067. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 458 and 572 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
  • Chikorita was the Pokémon featured on the ninth Community Day that took place on September 22nd, 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.

External links

  • Chikorita page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Chikorita article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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