Mallow (Jp. Name: Mao マオ)

Hometown: Konikoni City, Alola
First Appearence In Episode: Alola to New Adventure!


Mallow is one of Ash's school companions. She focuses on the Grass-type Pokémon. She is an incredibly friendly person and was quick to welcome Ash into the school but is very energetic. She is a talented cook and helps out in the Aina Cafeteria in the school.

Pokémon on Team


Mallow's Steenee evolved into Tsareena after dealing with Team Rocket during a PokéDance competition. After evolving, it had the strength to face off against Team Rocket. It has the powerful move Trop Kick as well as Sweet Scent at its disposal but its true battle capabilities are unknown.

Evolved in episode: Won't You Give us a Dance Dance Evolution?
Pokémon Previously Owned


Mallow found Shaymin on Poni Island after Tapu Fini's mist made her see her departed mother. After the mist cleared, Mallow found Shaymin. She decided to look after Shaymin until it changes form and can fly away. When Mallow's brother returned with some Gracidea flowers, it changed into Sky Forme and flew away with its friends.

Looking after from episode: Memories in the Mist!

Mallow's Bounsweet evolved into Steenee during battle with Team Rocket. Once it had evolved, it was far more capable a battler, with various moves including Magical Leaf and Double Slap at its disposal. In addition to its battle strengths, Steenee still helps Mallow out at the Aina Cafeteria.

Evolved in episode: A Seasoned Search!

Mallow's Bounsweet is often seen outside of its Poké Ball with Mallow in the school. Like her, it's quite energetic. Its battle srengths aren't currently known, but it was able to defend itself from an attack by a wild Rowlet. It often helps Mallow out in the Cafeteria. Despite the lack of attacking seen, it eventually evolved in a battle with Team Rocket. It was originally caught by her mother for her

Obtained prior to Episode: Alola to New Adventure!