Nuzleaf

Nuzleaf
コノハナ
Nuzleaf.png
Seedot < Nuzleaf > Shiftry
Species
Type
Wily Pokémon
Grass.gif Dark.gif
Number
Ability
#274
Height
Weight
3′3″ (1m)
61.7 lbs (28kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50%
Female: 50%
Evolves From
Evolves Into
Egg Group
Catch Rate
120
Tier
EV Yield
274.gif

Nuzleaf (コノハナ) is the 23rd Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Grass/Dark Type, and is classified as the Wily Pokémon.

Nuzleaf can have one of three abilities: Chlorophyll, which doubles its Speed when it is sunny, but not on the same turn in which the weather becomes sunny; or Early Bird, which cuts the number of turns afflicted with the Sleep condition in half, rounded down to the nearest full number. Nuzleaf from the Dream World have the Pickpocket ability. This Ability allows the Pokémon to steal the opponent's held item when the opponent uses an attack that requires physical contact against it.

Seedot can evolve into Nuzleaf once it reaches Level 14. It can then evolve into a Shiftry when a Leaf Stone is used on it.

Nuzleaf is in the Egg Groups Field and Grass, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Nuzleaf 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

Biology

Physiology

Nuzleaf takes the appearance of a forest child that has a leaf on its head.

Gender Differences

The leaf on a Male Nuzleaf's head is larger than the leaf that is on the head of a Female Nuzleaf.

Game Information

Original Games

Nuzleaf appears at Route 114 in Ruby and Platinum. Nuzleaf does not appear in the Wild in Sapphire.

Nuzleaf appears at the South end of Route 210 and Route 229 in Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum with Pokémon Ruby inserted into the Game Boy Advance slot of your Nintendo DS.

Nuzleaf can be found at the Nature Preserve in Black 2 and White 2, an area that can only be accessed after seeing all the Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex.

Spin-off Games

Nuzleaf can be obtained by purifying and evolving Seedot in Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness.

Nuzleaf appears at Secret Storage 16, Endless Level 25 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Nuzleaf appears at Uproar Forest 5F-9F in the first Mystery Dungeon game. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, Nuzleaf appears at Mystery Jungle B1-B29. In Explorers of Time & Darkness, Nuzleaf appears at Mystifying Forest B1-B13 and at Midnight Forest B1-B24; in Explorers of Sky Nuzleaf appears at Mystic Forest B1-B13 and Dark Night Forest B1-B24. Nuzleaf is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Chocolate Island 1F-10F.

Nuzleaf appears at the Cycla Mountain Range in Pokémon Ranger. Nuzleaf appears on the Chroma Highway in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia. Nuzleaf does not appear in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs.

Nuzleaf can be found at Firebreathing Mountain Autumnwood 3-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast after completing the game.

Trading Card Game

Nuzleaf appears in ten different sets and the 6th Movie Halfdeck. It is listed as a Common Card in the Rising Rivals set. Nuzleaf is listed an an Uncommon Card in the following sets: EX Sandstorm (2), EX Hidden Legends, EX Deoxys, EX Legend Maker, EX Crystal Guardians, EX Power Keepers, Diamond and Pearl, and Next Destinies.

Anime/Manga Information

Anime

Nuzleaf made their first appearance in the episode Turning Over a Nuzleaf!, in which a group of Nuzleaf attacked Ash & Company. Its most recent appearance was with another trainer who used a Nuzleaf in the episode A Marathon Rivalry!, an episode featured around the Pokéathlon.

Movies

Wild Nuzleaf appear in the films Jirachi Wishmaker, Giratina and the Sky Warrior, and Zoroark: Master of Illusions, along with the Pikachu Short Pikachu's Summer Festival.

Manga

Ruby met a wild Nuzleaf in Petalburg City that sprang out at him with other wild Pokémon. It briefly engaged in battle with Zuzu until Zuzu grabbed it by its long nose, prompting it to run away.

Pokémon Information

Competitive Battling

Nuzleaf is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is a Pokémon that has yet to reach its final stage of evolution.

Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby Few Route 114
Sapphire None Trade
Emerald Rare Route 114
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
XD: Gale of Darkness None Evolve Seedot
Diamond/Pearl/Platinum 4%
8%
Route 210-South
Route 229
HeartGold/SoulSilver Unknown% Safari Zone-Meadow (18 Forest Objects, 0 Day Wait)
Black None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Trade from White
White None PokéTransfer, Dream World or Evolve Seedot
Black 2/White 2 30% Nature Preserve (Regular and Double Grass)

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokédex Entry
I Red N/A
Blue N/A
Yellow N/A
II Gold N/A
Silver N/A
Crystal N/A
III Ruby Nuzleaf live in densely overgrown forests. They occasionally venture out of the forest to startle people. This Pokémon dislikes having its long nose pinched.
Sapphire This Pokémon pulls out the leaf on its head and makes a flute with it. The sound of Nuzleaf's flute strikes fear and uncertainty in the heart of people lost in a forest.
Emerald A forest-dwelling Pokémon that is skilled at climbing trees. its long and pointed nose is its weak point. It loses power if the nose is gripped.
FireRed They live in holes bored in large trees. The sound of Nuzleaf's grass flute fills listeners with dread.
LeafGreen They live in holes bored in large trees. The sound of Nuzleaf's grass flute fills listeners with dread.
IV Diamond The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
Pearl The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
Platinum The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
HeartGold It lives deep in forests. With the leaf on its head, it makes a flute whose song makes listeners uneasy.
SoulSilver It lives deep in forests. With the leaf on its head, it makes a flute whose song makes listeners uneasy.
V Black The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
White The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
Black 2 The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
White 2 The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
VI X The sound of its grass flute makes its listeners uneasy. It lives deep in forests.
Y It lives deep in forests. With the leaf on its head, it makes a flute whose song makes listeners uneasy.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire

Pokéthlon Statistics

Stats
Speed
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.pngEmpty.png
Power
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngEmpty.png
Technique
Full.pngFull.pngFull.pngFull.png
Stamina
Full.pngFull.png
Jump
Full.pngFull.pngFull.png

Statistics

Base Stats Min- Min Max Max+
HP
70
. 250 344 .
Atk
70
130 145 239 262
Def
40
76 85 179 196
Sp. Atk
60
112 125 219 240
Sp. Def
40
76 85 179 196
Speed
60
112 125 219 240

Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Razor Leaf Grass.gif 55 95 Physical.png
Start Pound Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
3 Harden Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
7 Growth Normal.gif N/A N/A Other.png
13 Nature Power Normal.gif ?? ?? Other.png
19 Fake Out Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
25 Torment Dark.gif N/A 100 Other.png
37 Razor Wind Normal.gif 80 100 Special.png
43 Swagger Normal.gif N/A 90 Other.png
49 Extrasensory Psychic.gif 80 100 Special.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 6
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solar Beam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM28 Dig Ground.gif 80 100 Physical.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM31 Brick Break Fighting.gif 75 100 Physical.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM39 Rock Tomb Rock.gif 60 95 Physical.png
TM41 Torment Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM47 Low Sweep Fighting.gif 65 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM54 False Swipe Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM56 Fling Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM63 Embargo Dark.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM64 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png
TM66 Payback Dark.gif 50 100 Physical.png
TM67 Retaliate Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM75 Swords Dance Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM80 Rock Slide Rock.gif 75 90 Physical.png
TM86 Grass Knot Grass.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM95 Snarl Dark.gif 55 95 Special.png
HM01 Cut Normal.gif 50 95 Physical.png
HM04 Strength Normal.gif 80 100 Physical.png

Via Breeding

Via Breeding
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Leech Seed Grass.gif -- 90 Other.png
Amnesia Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Quick Attack Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Razor Wind Normal.gif 80 100 Special.png
Take Down Normal.gif 90 85 Physical.png
Worry Seed Grass.gif -- 100 Other.png
Nasty Plot Dark.gif -- -- Other.png
Power Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Defog Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Foul Play Dark.gif 95 100 Physical.png
Beat Up Dark.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Bullet Seed Grass.gif 25 100 Physical.png

Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Dark Pulse Dark.gif 80 100 Special.png
Foul Play Dark.gif 95 100 Physical.png
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
Low Kick Fighting.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
Seed Bomb Grass.gif 80 100 Physical.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Spite Ghost.gif -- 100 Other.png
Synthesis Grass.gif -- -- Other.png
Worry Seed Grass.gif -- 100 Other.png

Seedot Exclusive Moves

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
1 Bide Normal.gif ?? 100 Physical.png
21 Synthesis Grass.gif N/A N/A Other.png
31 Sunny Day Fire.gif N/A N/A Other.png
43 Explosion Normal.gif 250 100 Physical.png

Via Purification

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Refresh Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves

Emerald

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Defense Curl Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Fire Red/Leaf Green

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Mega Kick Normal.gif 120 75 Physical.png
Body Slam Normal.gif 85 100 Physical.png
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Selfdestruct Normal.gif 200 100 Physical.png

Generation IV Exclusive Moves

Via TM/HM

Via Move Tutor

Platinum/Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Fury Cutter Bug.gif 20 95 Physical.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Mud-Slap Ground.gif 20 100 Special.png
Rollout Rock.gif 30 90 Physical.png
Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Headbutt Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png

Evolution Line

Rare Candy Sprite.png
Level 14
274.gif
Nuzleaf

Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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Fire.gif
Flying.gif
Grass.gif
Poison.gif
Steel.gif
Dark.gif
Electric.gif
Ghost.gif
Grass.gif
Ground.gif
Psychic.gif
Water.gif
Bug.gif
Fairy.gif
Fighting.gif
Fire.gif
Flying.gif
Ice.gif
Poison.gif

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