Budew is a dual type Grass and Poison baby Pokemon introduced in Generation IV. It evolves into Roselia when leveled up with high friendship during the day, which evolves into Roserade when exposed to a Shiny Stone. Take a look below for 25 awesome and interesting facts about Budew.
1. Budew is a bipedal, rosebud like Pokemon.
2. Its face is yellow with small, slit-like eyes.
3. It appears to be wearing a green bib, and has triangular, stubby yellow feet.
4. It appears to be wearing a green bib, and has triangular, stubby yellow feet.
5. One vine has a blue spot, while the other has a red spot.
6. It keeps its buds closed during the cold winter, but opens them again in the spring and releases pollen.
7. The pollen it scatters induces harsh sneezing and runny noses.
8. It lives near clean pools and ponds.
9. The Japanese title of Dawn of a New Era!, Pochama VS Subomie! Hikari’s First Battle!!, caused confusion upon release since Budew had not yet been revealed to the public.
10. Budew is the only one of its evolutionary line whose English name differs from its Japanese name.
11. Budew and Roserade are the only Pokémon to be adjacent in the National Pokédex order and yet have an evolutionary stage in between them.
12. Budew is based on a rose bud.
13. Budew is a combination of bud and dew.
14. Budew appeared in Dawn of a New Era!, under the ownership of Nando. It was used in battles against Dawn’s Piplup and Ash’s Pikachu, and it evolved into Roselia during the latter battle. It later evolved into Roserade prior to Coming Full-Festival Circle!.
15. A Budew appeared in Forsythia’s flashback in Oh Do You Know The Poffin Plan!. It is now her Roserade.
16. Budew debuted in a brief cameo in Following A Maiden’s Voyage!.
17. A Budew appeared in The Champ Twins!.
18. Multiple Budew appeared in The Rise of Darkrai.
19. A Budew appeared in Lost Leader Strategy!, where it was seen under Reggie’s care.
20. A Budew appeared in Enter Galactic!.
21. A Budew appeared in Pokémon Ranger and the Kidnapped Riolu! (Part 1). Five additional Budew appeared in the follow-up episode.
22. A Budew appeared in Stopped in the Name of Love!.
23. A Budew appeared in Sliding Into Seventh!.
24. A Budew appeared in the opening sequence of Arceus and the Jewel of Life, where it was seen in an Aroma Lady’s field of flowers.
25. A Budew appeared in Zoroark: Master of Illusions.