Grotle has the Overgrow Ability. This Ability increases the power of all its Grass Type attacks by 50% when its HP falls below a third [33%] of its maximum. A second Ability is available to Grotle that come from the Dream World, the Shell Armor Ability. This Ability prevents opponents from landing a Critical Hit.
Grotle takes on the appearance of a green turtle that has a pair of bush-like plants growing on its back.
Grotle doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
The only way to obatin a Grotle is by evolving a Turtwig.
Like its base form Turtwig, Grotle appears at Mystifying Forest B1-B13 and Mystery Jungle B1-B29 in Explorers of Time and Explorers of Darkness. The floor ranges are the same in Explorers of Sky, but the two respective dungeons are called Mystic Forest and Mystery Jungle.
Grotle appears at Vien Forest in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Grotle appears in the Northwest section of Canal Ruins in the Present, and in the Thunder Temple mission Are You for Riolu in the Past by getting an S Rank in the Mission.
Grotle appears at Sunny Seashore Desert 4-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Grotle appears in four sets and a Diamond/Pearl/Platinum Promo. It is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Diamond and Pearl, Majestic Dawn, Platinum and Unleashed sets.
Ash's Turtwig would evolve into Grotle in the episode Aiding the Enemy, and would evolve into a Torterra in the episode The Fleeting Tower of Sunyshore!. Unfortunately, Volkner had to postpone his Gym Battle with Ash as a result of Team Rocket's attack on Sunyshore City during the events of that episode.
Ash's Grotle appeared in the film Giratina and the Sky Warrior and the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Great Sparking Search.
Grotle's Manga information is unknown as of writing.
Grotle is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it hasn't reached its final evolved form.
Via Move Tutor
All Generation 5 Games
Black 2/White 2 Exclusive Moves
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM09: Bullet Seed
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM58: Endure
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM08: Rock Climb
By Move Tutor
Heart Gold and Soul Silver
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