Turtwig

←(#386) DeoxysDeoxys.png Turtwig.pngTurtwig (#387) Grotle.pngGrotle (#388)→
Turtwig
#387
Turtwig.png387Turtwig.png

Type
Grass Normal
Catch rate
45
Abilities
Overgrow
Hidden Ability
Shell Armor
Biomes
Birch Forest, Birch Forest Hills, Birch Forest Hills M, Birch Forest M, Forest, Forest Hills
Spawn time
Day
Level range in wild
10-12
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
87.5% ♂, 12.5% ♀
EV yield
1 Attack
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Monster/Grass
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%

Turtwig is a Grass-type starter Pokémon that evolves into Grotle at level 18, who evolves into Torterra at level 32.

Photosynthesis occurs across its body under the sun. The shell on its back is actually hardened soil.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Birch Forest Day Land 0.597%
Birch Forest Hills Day Land 0.514%
Birch Forest Hills M Day Land 0.514%
Birch Forest M Day Land 0.514%
Forest Day Land 0.702%
Forest Hills Day Land 0.59%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Grass.pngGrass 100% 1
Grid Tanga Berry.pngTanga Berry 50% 1

Stats

HP: 55
Attack: 68
Defense: 64
Sp. Atk: 45
Sp. Def: 55
Speed: 31
Total: 318

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Tackle NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 100% 35
055 Withdraw WaterType.pngWater Status 40
099 Absorb GrassType.pngGrass Special 20 100% 25
1313 Razor Leaf GrassType.pngGrass Physical 55 95% 25
1717 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
2121 Bite DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
2525 Mega Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 40 100% 15
2929 Leech Seed GrassType.pngGrass Status 90% 10
3333 Synthesis GrassType.pngGrass Status 5
3737 Crunch DarkType.pngDark Physical 80 100% 15
4141 Giga Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 75 100% 10
4545 Leaf Storm GrassType.pngGrass Special 130 90% 5
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Turtwig.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day FireType.pngFire Status 5
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM16 Light Screen PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM20 Safeguard NormalType.pngNormal Status 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM22 Solar Beam GrassType.pngGrass Special 120 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM33 Reflect PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM53 Energy Ball GrassType.pngGrass Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM70 Flash NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM75 Swords Dance NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM86 Grass Knot GrassType.pngGrass Special 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png TM94 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM101 Body Slam NormalType.pngNormal Physical 85 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM111 Mega Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM127 Headbutt NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM134 Giga Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 75 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Steel Sprite.png TM136 Iron Tail SteelType.pngSteel Physical 100 75% 15
Bag TM Ground Sprite.png TM138 Mud-Slap GroundType.pngGround Special 20 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM150 Bullet Seed GrassType.pngGrass Physical 25 100% 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Rock Sprite.png TM162 Stealth Rock RockType.pngRock Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM167 Nature Power NormalType.pngNormal Special 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM01 Cut NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 95% 30
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM04 Strength NormalType.pngNormal Physical 80 100% 15
Bag TM Fighting Sprite.png HM06 Rock Smash FightingType.pngFighting Physical 40 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png HM08 Rock Climb NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Turtwig.
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Turtwig.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Earth Power GroundType.pngGround Special 90 100% 10
Grass Pledge GrassType.pngGrass Special 80 100% 10
Seed Bomb GrassType.pngGrass Physical 80 100% 15
Superpower FightingType.pngFighting Physical 120 100% 5
Synthesis GrassType.pngGrass Status 5
Worry Seed GrassType.pngGrass Status 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Turtwig.
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Turtwig.

By breeding

 Parent   Move   Type   Category   Power   Accuracy   PP 
Slowpoke.pngSlowbro.pngSnorlax.png Amnesia PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Nidoking.png Earth Power GroundType.pngGround Special 90 100% 10
Oddish.pngGloom.pngTangela.pngRoserade.png Grassy Terrain GrassType.pngGrass Status 10
Bulbasaur.pngIvysaur.pngVenusaur.pngParas.pngParasect.pngBellsprout.pngWeepinbell.pngTangela.pngSunkern.pngSunflora.pngSeedot.pngNuzleaf.pngShroomish.pngRoselia.pngCacnea.pngCacturne.pngTropius.pngSnivy.pngServine.pngSerperior.pngCottonee.pngWhimsicott.png Growth NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bulbasaur.pngExeggutor.pngSunkern.pngShroomish.pngBreloom.png Seed Bomb GrassType.pngGrass Physical 80 100% 15
Victreebel.png Spit Up NormalType.pngNormal Special 100% 10
Victreebel.png Stockpile NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Totodile.pngCroconaw.pngFeraligatr.png Superpower FightingType.pngFighting Physical 120 100% 5
Victreebel.png Swallow NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Nidoking.pngCubone.pngMarowak.pngTotodile.pngCroconaw.pngFeraligatr.pngLarvitar.pngPupitar.pngTyranitar.png Thrash NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 10
Tangela.png Tickle NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Mudkip.png Wide Guard* RockType.pngRock Status 10
Bulbasaur.pngIvysaur.pngVenusaur.pngExeggcute.pngHoppip.pngSkiploom.pngJumpluff.pngSunkern.pngSunflora.pngShroomish.png Worry Seed GrassType.pngGrass Status 100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Turtwig.
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Turtwig.