Leaf Blade (move)

Move data

Type Grass
Category   Physical
Power 90
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Leaf Blade deals damage and has an increased critical hit ratio (18 instead of 116).

Changes

In Generations 1-3, Leaf Blade has a base power of 70.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Grassium Z and uses its Z-Power, Leaf Blade turns into Bloom Doom and has base power 175.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Slashes with a sharp leaf. High critical-hit ratio.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is slashed with a sharp leaf. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is slashed with a sharp leaf. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Leaf Blade 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.

Victreebel
#071 / Grass · Poison
Level 44
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Level 1
Grovyle
#253 / Grass
Level 23
Sceptile
#254 / Grass
Level 23
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Level 28
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Level 45
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Level 1
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Level 28
Servine
#496 / Grass
Level 32
Serperior
#497 / Grass
Level 32
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Level 36
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 1
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 55
Skiddo
#672 / Grass
Level 45
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Level 55
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Level 36
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Level 42
Decidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 44
Fomantis
#753 / Grass
Level 23
Lurantis
#754 / Grass
Level 23
Kartana
#798 / Grass · Steel
Level 43

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Leaf Blade as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.