Cotton Spore (move)
|PP||40 (max. 64)|
Cotton Spore lowers the target's Speed by two stages.
Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.
In Generations 1-4, Cotton Spore has 85% accuracy.
When a Pokémon is holding Grassium Z and uses its Z-Power, Cotton Spore turns into Z-Cotton Spore and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.
Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.
|Japanese||わたほうし (Wata Hōshi)|
|Sharply reduces the foe’s SPEED.|
|Spores cling to the foe, sharply reducing SPEED.|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||Cotton-like spores cling to the foe, sharply reducing its SPEED stat.|
|The user releases cottonlike spores that cling to the foe, sharply reducing its Speed stat.|
Black 2/White 2
|The user releases cotton-like spores that cling to the target, harshly reducing its Speed stat.|
|The user releases cotton-like spores that cling to the opposing Pokémon, which harshly lowers their Speed stats.|
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
|The user releases cotton-like spores that cling to the opposing Pokémon, which harshly lowers their Speed stat.|
|Sword/Shield||The user releases cotton-like spores that cling to opposing Pokémon, which harshly lowers their Speed stats.|
Learnt by level up
These Pokémon learn Cotton Spore at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.
Learnt by breeding
These Pokémon can learn Cotton Spore as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.