13 Famous Pokémon That Were Inspired by Bizarre Creatures from Nature
Posted on Aug 26, 2016
Victreebel is based on the Pitcher Plant, which is a carnivorous plant.
Vileplum looks cute, but it is actually Rafflesia arnoldii in real life - the plant that is nicknamed "corpse." So, It's not something you'd give to your girlfriend!
Charmander is based on the Giant Chinese Salamander. It makes sense.
This one is inspired by the Ospreys, known as the sea hawk.