Galvantula < Ferroseed > Ferrothorn

Species Type
Thorn Seed Pokémon Grass.pngSteel.png
Number Ability
#597 Iron Barbs
Height Weight
2' (0.6m) 41.4 lbs (18.8kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Ferrothorn
Egg Group Catch Rate
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Defense Point

Ferroseed (テッシード) is the 103rd Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Grass/Steel Type, and it is known as the Thorn Seed Pokémon.

Ferroseed uses the Iron Barbs Abiliity. Similar to Rough Skin, if the opponent uses an attack that requires contact with this Pokémon, that Pokémon gets damaged by one-eighth of its Maximum HP.

Ferroseed gain the opportunity to evolve into Ferrothorn starting at Level 40.

Ferroseed is in the Egg Groups Grass and Mineral, and its Egg will hatch after approximately 5,120 Steps. It will take a Ferroseed One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Ferroseed takes the appearance of a seed that has a lot of thorns, and two eyes in the middle of the thorns.

[edit] Gender Differences

Ferroseed has no distinguished features that make it appear male or female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Ferrosesed can be found at Chargestone Cave in Black, White, Black 2 and White 2.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Ferroseed appears at the Crag Area's Rockridge Fort in PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond after befriending Primeape. To befriend Ferroseed, you'll have to carry it from the main area up to the mountain's top.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Ferroseed is listed as a Common Card in the Emerging Powers (2) and Next Destinies sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Wild Ferroseed make their first appearance in the Anime in an episode that has yet to be given a title outside of Japan.

[edit] Movies

Ferroseed has yet to appear in the Movies as of writing.

[edit] Manga

Ferroseed's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Ferroseed is in the NFE tier as a result of being a first stage Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White 20% Chargestone Cave: 1F-B2
Black2/White2 20% Chargestone Cave: 1F-B2

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red
Pokémon Blue
Pokémon Yellow

II Pokémon Gold
II Pokémon Silver
II Pokémon Crystal

III Pokémon Ruby
III Pokémon Sapphire
III Pokémon Emerald
III Pokémon FireRed
III Pokémon LeafGreen

IV Pokémon Diamond Unknown Entry
IV Pokémon Pearl Unknown Entry
IV Pokémon Platinum Unknown Entry
IV Pokémon HeartGold Unknown Entry
IV Pokémon SoulSilver Unknown Entry

V Pokémon Black When threatened, it attacks by shooting a barrage of spikes, which gives it a chance to escape by rolling away.
V Pokémon White They stick their spikes into cave walls and absorb the minerals they find in the rock.
V Pokémon Black 2 It absorbs the iron it finds in the rock while clinging to the ceiling. It shoots spikes when in danger.
V Pokémon White 2 It absorbs the iron it finds in the rock while clinging to the ceiling. It shoots spikes when in danger.

VI Pokémon X Unknown Entry
VI Pokémon Y Unknown Entry

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
- 198 292 -
94 105 199 218
168 187 281 309
Sp. Atk
47 53 147 161
Sp. Def
159 177 271 298
22 25 119 130

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Start Harden Normal.png N/A N/A Status
6 Rollout Rock.png 30 90 Physical
9 Curse Ghost.png N/A N/A Status
14 Metal Claw Steel.png 50 95 Physical
18 Pin Missile Bug.png 14 85 Physical
21 Gyro Ball Steel.png ?? 100 Physical
26 Iron Defense Steel.png N/A N/A Status
30 Mirror Shot Steel.png 65 85 Special
35 Ingrain Normal.png N/A N/A Status
38 Selfdestruct Normal.png 200 100 Physical
43 Iron Head Steel.png 80 100 Physical
47 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
52 Flash Cannon Steel.png 80 100 Special
55 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM01 Hone Claws Dark.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 Special
TM24 Thunderbolt Electric.png 90 100 Special
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.png 90 100 Special
TM64 Explosion Normal.png 250 100 Physical
TM66 Payback Dark.png 50 100 Physical
TM69 Rock Polish Rock.png -- -- Status
TM70 Flash Normal.png -- 100 Status
TM73 Thunder Wave Electric.png -- 100 Status
TM74 Gyro Ball Steel.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM84 Poison Jab Poison.png 80 100 Physical
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM91 Flash Cannon Steel.png 80 100 Special
TM94 Rock Smash Fighting.png 40 100 Physical

[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bullet Seed Grass.png 25 100% Physical
Leech Seed Grass.png -- 90% Status
Spikes Ground.png -- --% Status
Worry Seed Grass.png -- 100% Status
Seed Bomb Grass.png 80 100% Physical
Gravity Psychic.png -- --% Status
Rock Climb Normal.png 90 85% Physical
Stealth Rock Rock.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Endeavor Normal.png  ?? 100% Physical
Giga Drain Grass.png 75 100% Special
Gravity Psychic.png -- --% Status
Iron Defense Steel.png -- --% Status
Iron Head Steel.png 80 100% Physical
Magnet Rise Electric.png -- --% Status
Seed Bomb Grass.png 80 100% Physical
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Stealth Rock Rock.png -- --% Status
Worry Seed Grass.png -- 100% Status

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Ferroseed Ferrothorn
Level 40

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

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