A list of episodes in Heartcatch Pretty Cure!. It should be noted that the nineteenth episode and onward were postponed to June 20th because of TV Asahi's sports events during the period the episode should originally appear in.

Episode # Title Villain Featured Flower Air Date
01 Watashi, Kawarimasu! Kawatte Misemasu!!
"I'm Going to Change! Watch Me Change!"
Sasorina Four-leaf clover February 7th, 2010

The Tree of Hearts has lost all its colors, Cure Moonlight has fallen, and two fairies are forced to flee from the Desert Apostles to look for her replacement. This is what Hanasaki Tsubomi dreams while she moves to Kibougahana, starts in Myoudo Academy and has an awkward meeting with Kurumi Erika. Is it just a dream?

02 Watashitte Shijō Saijaku no Purikyua Desu Ka??
"Am I the Weakest Pretty Cure in History?"
Sasorina Cyclamen February 14th, 2010

Even after transforming into Cure Blossom, Hanasaki Tsubomi is not capable of controlling her powers, but as she is about to be killed by Sasorina's Desertrian, she is saved by a mysterious guy and brought to Hanasaki Kaoruko's botanic garden. Will Tsubomi be able to save Kurumi Erika?

03 Futarime no Purikyua wa Yaruki Manman Desu!
"The Second Pretty Cure is Full of Motivation!"
Sasorina Poinsettia (red) February 21st, 2010

Hanasaki Tsubomi is still wondering about Pretty Cure and the guy who saved her, but has other things to think about when Kurumi Erika asks her to help saving the fashion club, and also tells her that she has dreamt about Cure Moonlight as well. Meanwhile, Ueshima Sayaka is rejected from the football club because she is female.

04 Hayaku mo Purikyua Konbi Kaisan Desu Ka?
"Pretty Cure Combination Dissolves so Fast?"
Kumojacky Blue Star February 28th, 2010

After an encounter with Kumojaki, Hanasaki Tsubomi thinks she is holding Kurumi Erika back, and is afraid that Erika wants to fight alone. Meanwhile, Ogasawara Mao and Kumazawa Ayumi, two girls that play tennis, start fighting.

05 Kyohi Sareta Ramen! Oyako no Kizuna Naoshimasu!
"Rejected Ramen! The Family Bond is Reconcilied!"
Cobraja Salvia (red) March 7th, 2010

The second Miyura Ramen store is opening, but the owner's son, Miura Akira, is acting hostile toward Hanasaki Tsubomi, Kurumi Erika and his father. Cobraja visits Kibougahana to find Pretty Cure, but also to have Snackey photograph him.

06 Sukūpu! Pretty Cure no Shoutai Barechaimasu!?
"A Scoop! Pretty Cure's True Identity Exposed?!"
Sasorina Blackberry March 14th, 2010

Tada Kanae, a classmate of Hanasaki Tsubomi and Kurumi Erika, is constantly trying to get a scoop. Her next project is exposing the Pretty Cures, and such visits known victims of the Desert Apostles, eventually arriving at Erika's house. How will Tsubomi and Erika act to keep their secret?

07 Akogare no Seitokaichou! Otomegokoro wa Kakusemasen!!
"Aspiring for the Student Council President! A Girl's Heart Can't Be Hidden!"
Cobraja Peony March 21st, 2010

Tsubomi and Erika manage to scrape together the new club members to save the fashion club, and go to visit the house of the student council president, Myoudouin Itsuki. Itsuki is practicing martial arts with her students, and Tsubomi is entranced by the thought of her being her first love. However, Cobraja approaches her and, seeing her heart as an opportunity, takes her Heart Flower and changes a bronze statue in the schoolyard into a Desertrian, inheriting Itsuki's martial skills.

08 Charisma Model no Tameiki! Tte, Naze Desu Ka?
"Sigh of a Charismatic Model! But Why?"
Kumojacky Dahlia March 28th, 2010

Kurumi Momoka, Erika's older sister, is the most popular model nowadays, which makes Erika unhappy. However, as her fashion club studies the latest fashion, she has to ask Momoka to let the club follow her when she takes photo shoots, which she accepts. At the photo location, Momoka is surprised to see Erika in a good mood with her friends, and without knowing it becomes a target for Kumojacky.

09 Scout Sareta Otousan! Ohanayasan wo Yamechaimasu!?
"My Dad was Scouted! He'll Stop Being a Florist?!"
Cobraja Hyacinth (white) April 4th, 2010

Tsubomi's father gets a visit from his former student Obata, who to the family's surprise asks him to work with the big company he is in. Tsubomi, knowing that the job would take a lot of Youichi's time, is afraid that he will accept. More info about Tsubomi's past is revealed.

10 Saidai no Pinch! Dark Cure ga Arawaremasita!
"Greatest Danger! Dark Cure Has Appeared!"
Dark Pretty Cure
Geranium April 11th, 2010

Dark Pretty Cure is set on meeting the new Pretty Cure. Thanks to her making havoc and introducing herself as a Pretty Cure, the others get angry at Pretty Cure. Without Chypre and Coffret, Tsubomi and Erika must fight Dark Pretty Cure without transforming.

11 Achoo!! Kong-Fu de Pawā Appu Shimasu!!
"Gung Ho! Let's Power Up with Kung Fu!"
Kumojacky Digitalis April 18th, 2010

With Dark Pretty Cure's appearance, Tsubomi has lost all her confidence. To get stronger, Tsubomi gets the idea of training under her classmate, Sakai Masato, who calls himself a "kung-fu master". Masato's younger brother, Yoshito, admires his brother and claims to be his only apprentice. Masato agrees to teach them both, but it is eventually revealed that he cannot do kung fu.

12 Dokkidoki Desu! Propose Daisakusen!!
"Heart Throbbing! The Big Proposal Plan!"
Cobraja Tulip April 25th, 2010

Frequenter Toshioka Yuuto comes to the Hanasaki flower shop, asking for a present of "eternally blooming flowers" to propose to the woman he loves. Tsubomi and her family pile together to make the proposal a success, but Toshioka does not seem confident, so Tsubomi tries inviting him and his girlfriend, Shibata Risa, to a barbecue. However, Cobraja finds Risa and steals her Heart Flower, throwing it into the river.

13 Shinjitu ga Akasaremasu! Cure Moonlight no Syoutai!!
"The Truth Revealed! Cure Moonlight's Identity!"
Dark Pretty Cure Agave May 2nd, 2010

The agave, a rare flower that only blooms once every ten years, has bloomed, and Tsubomi hurries to the botanical garden to see them. There, she meets Tsukikage Yuri. At the train station where Yuri's mother is present, Dark Pretty Cure appears with Snackey.

14 Namida no Haha no Hi! Kazoku no Egao Mamorimasu!!
"A Tearful Mother's Day! Protect the Family's Smile!"
Sasorina Carnation May 9th, 2010

Mother's Day is getting closer in Japan, and the girls are excited. However, the girls' classmate, Shiku Nanami, lost her mother soon after the birth of her younger sister, Shiku Rumi, leaving her to act as her mother. Rumi, jealous at other children for having their mothers, is angry at Nanami.

15 Nanto! Seitokaichō ga Kyūto na Fuku Kichi Yaimasu!!
"What? The Student Council President is Dressed in Cute Clothes!"
Kumojacky Violet May 16th, 2010

Myoudouin Itsuki socializes more with Tsubomi and Erika, showing an interest in clothes despite her duty to act like a boy. Meanwhile, at the dojo, Hiroto tries to take its banner through cheating.

16 Rival ha Erika! Engekibu Karano Chōsen-jō Desu!!
"The Rival is Erika! A Written Challenge From the Theatrical Club!"
Cobraja Bougainvillea May 23rd, 2010

Takagishi Azusa, the leader for the theatrical club, arrives and challenges Erika and her fashion club to a contest in whose designs are best. While they seem to be enemies, Azusa and Erika are actually on good terms, despite their very different kinds of leadership.

17 Mitome Tekudasaitsu! Watashi-Tachi no Pretty Cure Tamashī!!
"Please Recognize Our Pretty Cure Spirit!"
Sasorina Azalea May 30th, 2010

Tsubomi and Erika meet up with Tsukikage Yuri again, but Yuri acts coldly to them, telling them that she does not trust them as Pretty Cure. The girls want to prove to Yuri that they are worth her acceptance.

18 Saikyō Densetsu! Banchō Tōjō, Yoroshiku desu!!
"The Strongest Legend! The Boss Appears! Nice to Meet You!"
Kumojacky Dogwood June 6th, 2010
Tsubomi and Erika befriend a so-called "legendary delinquent leader" who is secretly drawing shoujo manga starring Pretty Cure.
19 Namida no Yomeiri! Chichi no Nikki Nensha Makoto desu!!
"Tearful Wedding! The Souvenir Photograph of Father's Day!"
Cobraja Tangerine June 20th, 2010

Thanks to Erika's father, Kurumi Ryuunosuke, the Kurumis and Tsubomi go on a trip to a farm driven by Horiuchi and his daughter Aki Horiuchi. Although they have a lot of fun, Aki seems to have conflicts inside her heart about her future wedding, a conflict Cobraja easily notices.

20 Daisan no Yōsei! Potpourri wa Kawaī Akachan desu!!
"The Third Fairy! Potpourri is Quite a Cute Baby!"
Browallia June 27th, 2010

Momoka, Erika's older sister, asks a nervous Tsubomi to model for a magazine. Another model, Karin, suddenly quits and worries the staff. In the mean time, the Heart Pot glows, signifying that a miracle is about to occur; Potpourri, the fairy partner of Cure Sunshine, is beign given birth. However, Dark Pretty Cure appears before the Tree of Hearts, though Potpourri stalls her from destroying it.

21 Yōsei Adobenchā! Purikyua Sukauto Sakusen desu!!
"Fairy Adventure! The Pretty Cure Scouting Strategy!"
Cobraja Rhododendron July 4th, 2010

The girls search for a Pretty Cure partner for Potpourri.

22 Tsuini Mitsukemashita!! Hitome no Pretty Cure!!
"Finally Found! The Third Pretty Cure!"
Kumojacky Sasanqua/Camellia (red) July 11th, 2010

The girls may have found the third Cure: Mizushima Aya, president of the gardening club that Tsubomi is a member of. However, Aya is nervous that she cannot take properly care of the flowers, making her Heart Flower wilt.

23 Cure Sunshine Tanjō desu!!
"Cure Sunshine is Born!"
Sasorina Chamomile July 18th, 2010

Follow-up from the previous episode, where they think found the third Cure. After Myoudouin Satsuki learns of a surgery to cure him, he is nervous about the changes that might happen after it, making his Heart Flower wilt. Cure Sunshine makes her debut.

24 Kokoro no Taiju no Kiki! Pretty Cure, Tobi Nasutsu!!
"Crisis of the Heart Tree! Time to Fly, Pretty Cure!"
Dark Pretty Cure
Chamomile July 25th, 2010

Follow-up from the previous episode. Cure Blossom and Cure Marine are surprised and amazed about the identity of the third Cure, Cure Sunshine. However, the fairies tell them that the Tree of Hearts is closing in to their world, and so they must go meet it, as Dark Pretty Cure is close to finding it.

25 Umi de Go Desu! Itsuki Ukiuki Natsugasshuku!
"Let's Go to the Beach! Itsuki's Lighthearted Summer Camp!"
N/A August 1st, 2010

It is summer, and the fashion club decide to go to the beach. However, the rest of the club are nervous around Itsuki, who is their student president. Tsubomi and Erika come with a solution while the Desert Apostles are planning ther next move.

26 Yūki wo dashite! Tomodachi Ninarutte Suteki Nandesu!!
"Have Courage! It's Great to Make Friends!"
Kumojacky Strawberry August 8th, 2010

One of the girls in the fashion club seems sad at the end of the camp and it is about Itsuki. Itsuki herself does not seem to notice, but takes actions when Kumojacky appears.

27 Ojī-san wa Ikemen-san? Cure Flower no Hatsukoi desu!
"Who is that Handsome Old Man? Cure Flower's First Love Story!"
Sasorina Lavender August 15th, 2010

The girls visit Kaoruko's hometown, and Kaoruko tells a story about her late love, Tsubomi's grandfather.

28 Sabāku Shijōsaidai no Sakusen! Natsuyasumi no Shukudai!Owarimasen!!
"Sabaku's Greatest Plan! We Won't Finish our Summer Break Homework!"
Cobraja N/A August 22nd, 2010

Sabaku appears to create a powerful Desertrian, born from the troubled feelings children have for not finishing their summer homework. One of these children is Erika.

29 Natsu, Rasuto Supāto! Watashi no Doresu Dekimashita!
"Summer's Last Spurt! I Made my Dress!"
Kumojacky Rapa Blossom August 29th, 2010

A boy comes back from a long biking trip, and Tsubomi finishes making her dress.

30 Potpurri ga Iede! Itsuki, Poroporo desu!!
"Potpourri Runs Away! Itsuki is Upset!"
Cobraja Verbana September 5th, 2010

Potpourri runs away, and Tsubomi, Erika, Itsuki, Chypre and Coffret look for him. Potpourri meets a little girl named Haruka, who is feeling the same way she is.

31 Kanashimi no Shoutai! Sore wa, Yuri-san no Yōsei de Shita...
"The Saddening Truth of Their Identity! It was Miss Yuri's Fairy..."
Sasorina Spinach September 12th, 2010

Tsubomi and Erika ask Momoka and Yuri to be in their fashion show, but Yuri rejects their offer. Later, she goes to talk with Kaoruko, mostly about her traumas and past.

32 Ikemen-san to Taiketsu? Sonna no Kitenai desu!!
"Showdown with the Handsome Man? No One Told Me That!"
- - September 19th, 2010

The Desertrians start to increase in power, and the girls worry about their strengths. They decide to try taking control of the Heart Catch Mirage. However, Kaoruko does not want them to use it, and has the mysterious guy whom has helped the Cures so many times fight to stop them.

33 Cure Moonlight, Tsui ni Fukatsu desu!!
"Cure Moonlight is Finally Reborn!"
Dark Pretty Cure - September 26th, 2010

The girls get the Heart Catch Mirage, thanks to Yuri's help. They go back to Kaoruko to talk about it, and then learn about what happened to Yuri's fairy, Cologne.

34 Sugoi Pawā desu! Cure Moonlight!!
"A New Amazing Power! Cure Moonlight!"
Dark Pretty Cure
Professor Sabaku
Amaryllis October 3rd, 2010

After Dark Pretty Cure's attacks, the three Cures stand cornered. Then Yuri appears and regains her power as Cure Moonlight thanks to the Heart Seeds.

35 Wakuwaku gakuen-sai! Fashion-bu wa Batabata desu!!
"Exciting School Fair! Chaotic Fashion Club!"
Kumojacky Bellflower October 10th, 2010

It's almost time for the school festival! As the fashion club struggles to finish preparing for it, problems arise. Itsuki has student council problems and Yuri is nowhere to be found.

36 Minna ga Shuyaku! Watashi-tachi no Stage desu!!
"Everyone's the Main Character! It's Our Stage!!"
Cobraja Aster October 17th, 2010

Today begins the school festival! Tsubomi gets outrageously nervous as usual, and so do the 2 girls from the light music club.

37 Tsuyoku narimasu! Shiren wa Pretty Cure tai Pretty Cure!!
"Become Stronger! The Test is Pretty Cure vs Pretty Cure!"
Dune N/A October 24th, 2010

Dune sends down a new monster called a Desert Devil. After a hard battle, the Cures defeat it. However, it sends a hologram message, explaining that Dune will soon take over Earth. This concerns them, and Kaoruko tells the Cures to once again go to the Pretty Cure Palace for a final power up. Only this test will involve the past selves of the Pretty Cures.

38 Pretty Cure, Sūpā Shiruetto ni Henshin desu!!
"The Pretty Cures, Transform into the Super Silhouette!!"
Desert Devil N/A October 31st, 2010

Cure Blossom comes to realize that she has changed compared to her shadowed self and passes the test at last. With powers of the four Cures combined with the Heart Catch Mirage, they transform into the Super Silhouette and purify the Desert Devil.

39 Erika Pinch! Marin Takuto ga Ubaware Mashita!!
"Erika in a Pinch! Marine Tact Has Been Stolen!!"
Snackey N/A November 14th, 2010

The fairies discuss about their relationships with the Pretty Cure. Coffret realizes that he does not yet know what Erika thinks of him. On his way back, Erika abuses her priviledge of being a Pretty Cure, making Coffret snap. He goes around and finds the other Cures, and they seem to have better relationships with their fairies than he and Erika do. He's upset and steals the Marine Tact in his rage. Meanwhile, the Sunackies conduct an attack by themselves.

40 Sayonara Sasorina...Sabāku ni mo Saku Kokoro no Hana desu!!
"Farewell, Sasorina...A Heart Flower That Blossoms Even in the Desert!!"
Katakuri (Erythronium japonicum) November 21st, 2010

After failing countless times, Sasorina is given one last chance. Cobraja and Kumojacky give her a special dark bracelet with three times the power of a normal one. Meanwhile, Itsuki has decided not to run in the student council president election and leaves it to the vice president, Satou. However, Satou had several selfish thoughts, much to Itsuki's dismay. Sasorina steals his heart flower and prepares to finish the Pretty Cure, once and for all.

41 Yōsei ga henshin!? Purikyua Gekidan Hajime Mashita!!
"Fairies Transform!? The Pretty Cure Acting Troupe Begins!!"
Kumojacky N/A November 28th, 2010

The Cures go to a preschool to perform a puppet show, but the teacher is saddened by the fact that she cannot be as good at taking care of them as Yuri.

42 Tomadoi no Yuri-san! Rabu Retā Mi-chai Mashita...
"Confused Yuri! A Love Letter is Found..."
Dark Pretty Cure
Cherry Blossom December 5th, 2010

While watering the flowers one day, Tsubomi and the others find a love letter outside of the garden. It turns out to be from a young boy who used to play with Yuri.

43 Atarashī Kazoku! Watashi, Onee-san ni Nari Masu!!
"A New Family Member! I'm Going to be a Sister!"
Kumojacky Lily-of-the-valley December 12th, 2010

Tsubomi learns that her mother is pregnant with her younger sister! She tries to manage the shop while her mother is in the hospital, and meets a young girl who is depressed about having a younger sister.

44 Christmas no Kiseki! Cure Flower ni ae Mashita!
"A Christmas Miracle! We meet Cure Flower!"
N/A December 19th, 2010

It's Christmas, and a young girl named Mayuka wishes for Santa to let her meet the Pretty Cures. The Cures are then attacked by Cobraja and Kumojacky, and are trapped. But Cure Flower transforms and saves the day.

45 Mou Dame desu... Sekai ga Sabāku ni Nari Mashita...
"It's of No Use Already...Our World Has Been Turned Into a Desert..."
Dune N/A December 26th, 2010

Dune returns to Earth, and topples the Heart Tree, making it wither and die. The whole world falls into chaos as everything is reduced to sand. Kaoruko is taken hostage, and the Cures have lost hope.

46 Kumojacky! Cobraja! Anata Tachi wo Wasuremasen!
"Kumojacky! Cobraja! We Won't Forget About You!"
Dark Pretty Cure
Japanese Rose
January 9th, 2011

Cure Blossom and the others go off to save Kaoruko and end up having to fight Kumojacky, Cobraja and Dark Pretty Cure. Meanwhile, Kaoruko has a curious question for Professor Sabaku. Kumojacky and Cobraja are purified with happy feelings.

47 Usoda to Itte Kudasai! Sabāku Hakase no Shōtai!!
"Please tell me you're lying! The True Identity of Dr. Sabaku!!"
Dark Pretty Cure
Professor Sabaku
- January 16th, 2011

While Cure Moonlight fights Dark Pretty Cure, Professor Sabaku attacks her as well. Seeing that her grandmother is safe, Cure Blossom joins the fight but Moonlight wants to fight Dark Pretty Cure on her own. To aid Moonlight in this, Blossom starts fighting Sabaku so he will stop attacking Moonlight. In the battle that ensues Sabaku's mask breaks and comes off revealing him to be Yuri's long lost father.

48 Chikyū no Tame! Yume no Tame! Pretty Cure Saigo no Henshin desu!!
"For our planet! For our dreams! The Pretty Cures will Transform One Last Time!!"
Dune - January 23rd, 2011

Dark Pretty Cure has been defeated, and Cure Moonlight is finally reunited with her father. However, the happiness doesn't last long, as Dune makes his appearance. After her father is killed, Moonlight is filled with anger and hatred towards him. She prepares to fight, but Blossom stops her because she would be fighting with hate, and there's no way that they could win with that. So, once again, they transform and resume the fight.

49 Minna no Kokoro wo Hitotsu ni! Watashi wa Saikyō no Pretty Cure!!
"Everyone's Hearts are One! I'm the Strongest Pretty Cure!!"
Dune - January 30th, 2011

Dune has withstood the Heart Catch Orchestra, but the Cures doesn't give up yet. As they continue to fight, the universe's love gives them the power to defeat Dune once and for all. At the end, the new Heart Tree grows. Cobraja, Sasorina, and Kumojacky (Kumamoto) have a new life with no memory of anything that happened.