Les Pyjamasques et la graine d'Orticia (English: The Pajamasks and the seed of Orticia) is the twenty second book of Les Pyjamasques which was published by Éditions Gallimard on March 23, 2017.

Official Summary

Who is Orticia who sows her seeds all the time and makes strange plants appear? Roméo and the Ninjas pay the price, and call for the help of the Pyjamasques. But they realize that the city is becoming more beautiful. So what will happen?


  • Yoyo
  • Bibou
  • Gluglu
  • Roméo Mécano
  • Ninjaka (first appearance)
  • Ninjazouaves (first appearance)
  • Orticia (debut)
  • Original Yoyo (brief appearacne; only featured in the character biography page, final appearance)
  • Original Bibou (brief appearance; only featured in the character biography page, final appearance)
  • Original Gluglu (brief appearance; only featured in the character biography page, final appearance)



  • The book has took inspiration from "Bounce-a-Tron" and "Race Up Mystery Mountain".
  • This book marks the first appearance of Ninjaka and the Ninjazouaves.
  • From this book on, Gluglu is now being applied with thicker eyebrows instead of having Gekko's standard eyebrows at the previous three volumes of the modern continuity.
  • The book starts to showcase some related content that is planned for Season 2 of the picture book's TV adaptation, these related features include:
    • The Pyjamasques got new powers in the book, though, they chronologically got their powers before the PJ Masks. The new powers are:
      • Magic Stripes for Yoyo
      • Feathers of Bibou for Bibou
      • Gluglu Mega Muscles for Gluglu
    • The Bamboo Forest which is a place where Mystery Mountain is based upon.
    • This is the first book to foreshadow the future events of the PJ Masks television series. This book foreshadows the discovery of Mystery Mountain in the second season of the television adaptation.
  • After defeating Orticia, Bibou said "You put one of these bazaars!". The line might not be at the English language level, as it is considered a foreign word.
  • This is the first book of the Les Pyjamasques picture book series to have the book series title changed from Les Pyjamasques to Pyjamasques.
  • This book also marks the last appearance of the original counterparts of Yoyo, Bibou and Gluglu appearing in the character biography page.
Book list
Original Continuity
| Les Pyjamasques et le Grogarou | Les Pyjamasques au zoo (Mass Market Paperback) | Les Pyjamasques et Roméo Mécano | Les Pyjamasques et Lilifée | Les Pyjamasques et Utupë, l'esprit de la forêt | Le secret des Pyjamasques | Les Pyjamasques et les mascrapules | Les Pyjamasques et le père Noël rebelle | Les Pyjamasques et le marchand de sable (Mass Market Paperback) | Les Pyjamasques et la machine à bisous | Les Pyjamasques et la soupe à la citrouille | La petite sœur des Pyjamasques | Les Pyjamasques et le sablotin | Les Pyjamasques et le croque-chaussettes | Les Pyjamasques et le rêveur de l'arc-en-ciel | Les Pyjamasques et Magistère la sorcière | Les Pyjamasques et Energuman | Les Pyjamasques et le robot-blizzard | Les Pyjamasques sauvent la nature |
Soft Reboot Continuity
| Les Pyjamasques et l'opération zéro | La Légende des Pyjamasques (Audiobook Edition) | Les Pyjamasques et le cadeau de Sorceline | Les Pyjamasques et la graine d'Orticia | L'école des Pyjamasques | Les Pyjamasques et la momie d’Apophis, Tome I | Les Pyjamasques et la momie d’Apophis, Tome II |
| La minibibliothèque des Pyjamasques |
| A PJ Masks Collection | Be a Hero! | Bibou et la chasse aux trésors | Catboy Does It Again | Calling All Heroes! | Five Little Ninjalinos | Friendship Saves the Day! | Fly High, Owl-Glider! | Gekko Takes Charge | Good Night, Heroes | Gluglu roi de la glace | Go, Go, Gekko-Mobile! | Gekko Saves the City | Hero School | Into the Night to Save the Day! | It's Time to Save the Day! | Le Pyja-Robot | Meet Catboy! | Meet Owlette! | Meet Gekko! | Meet the Heroes... and the Villains, Too! (Australia, French) | Meet PJ Robot! | Meet the Wolfy Kids! | Mission Accomplished! | Owlette Gets a Pet | PJ Masks: Heroes Stick Together | PJ Masks and the Dinosaur! | PJ Masks Make Friends! | PJ Masks Save Headquarters! | PJ Masks Save the Library! (Australia) | PJ Masks Save Halloween! | PJ Masks Save the Earth! | PJ Masks Save the Sky | PJ Masks: Here We Go! | PJ Masks 3-Minute Bedtime Stories | PJ Masks 5-Minute Bedtime Stories | PJ Masks Take-Along Adventures! | Party Heroes | PJ Masks Save the School! | PJ Masks Vs. the Baddies | Race for the Ring | Race to the Moon! | Super Team | Spring into Action! | Speed into Action! | Super Moon Adventure | Super Cat Speed! | Team PJ Masks | Time to Be a Hero! | To the Cat-Car! | PJ Masks: Halloween Heroics | PJ Masks Storyboard: Race to the Moon | Vive la rentrée avec Yoyo! | Bibou et le Ninja-football | PJ Masks: Battle of the HQs | PJ Seeker to the Rescue!: A Lift-the-Flap Adventure | Operation Easter Egg | Owlette and the Giving Owl (book) | The Flying Factory! | Merry Christmas, PJ Masks! | Mystery Mountain Adventure! | Super coloriage Pyjamasques | Gluglu marche sur la lune | Wheels of a Hero! | Yoyo et la nuit du chat | Les Pyjamasques et Tatouro'Tom | Les Pyjamasques et la chasse aux papinuits | En avant la musique! | Roméo apprend à voler | Les Pyjamasques et Flamme rouge | Motsuki, la petite soeur de Sorceline | Le Nin'Géant |
Activity Books
| PJ Masks Fun Book | PJ Masks To the Rescue! Colouring Book | PJ Masks Let's Go Activity Book | Moonlight Hero Math with PJ Masks | PJ Masks: Giant Colouring Pad | PJ Masks Sticker Scenes | PJ Masks Go For It! Colour By Number | PJ Masks Paint with Water | PJ Masks: Spot the Difference | PJ Masks: Dot to Dot Heroes | PJ Masks: Time To Be A Hero (painting and coloring book) | PJ Masks Activity Pack | PJ Masks All Shout Hooray! Deluxe Colouring Book | PJ Masks Sticker Book | PJ Masks Super Sticker Book | Yoyo-Rapido Coloriages & Jeux | PJ Masks: 1001 Super Stickers | PJ Masks: Save the Day | PJ Masks Ready to Save the Day | PJ Masks: Hooray for Heroes! Sticker Book | Les véhicules | Les chiffres | Les couleurs | Les formes |
| Pyjamasques N° 1 (Automne 2017) | Pyjamasques N° 2 (Janvier-février-mars 2018) | Pyjamasques N° 8 (Juillet-août-septembre 2019) | Pyjamasques N° 1 (Juillet-août-septembre 2019) |
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