Pompon Flower

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Pompon Flower
First appearance Super Mario Land (1989)
Related species
Lava Lotus
Pollen Plant
Volcano Plant

Pompon Flowers[1][2] are enemies found in Super Mario Land. They walk around, shooting poisonous spores upwards. Mario can defeat a Ponpon Flower by jumping or shooting a superball at one, obtaining 800 points. Pompon Flowers only appear in World 4-2 of the Chai Kingdom.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ポンポンフラワー[3]
Ponpon Furawā
Popping Flower (ponpon is a Japanese onomatopoeia for popping out something).
Spanish Pompon Flower -
Dutch Pomponbloem[4] Pompon flower
German Pompon-Blume Pompom Flower


  1. Super Mario Land English instruction booklet, page 13.
  2. Nintendo Power Game Boy Player's Guide, page 5.
  3. Super Mario Land Japanese instruction booklet, page 13.
  4. Super Mario Land Dutch Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console digital manual, tab 14: "Personages".