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Glittering Spores

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Glittering Spores
Use(s) Upgrading pick-ups
Stunning enemies
Comparable Item(s) Mushroom Spores

Glittering Spores are an item in Skyward Sword.[1]

Location and Uses

Glittering Spores are a special form of Mushroom Spores that can be obtained by slashing glittering mushrooms. Unlike Mushroom Spores, Glittering Spores allow five uses. If sprinkled on dropped items like Rupees or Hearts, they can upgrade them to more valuable Rupees or Fairies. If sprinkled on enemies, most of them will become stunned.

Used On Effect
Enemies Stunning them
Rupees Changing their value
Turning into Rupoors
Hearts Turning into a Fairy
Bugs Attracting most of them
Preventing them from running away
Gossip Stones Shrinking until they disappear
Remlits Stunning them


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name Meaning
Canada FrenchCA Spores scintillantes Scintillating Spores
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States SpanishLA Esporas chispeantes Sparkling Spores


  1. Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 125 (SS)