Leaf Storm (move)

Move data

Type Grass
Category   Special
Power 130
Accuracy 90
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Leaf Storm deals damage but lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages after attacking.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Changes

In Generations 4-5, Leaf Storm has base power 140.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Grassium Z and uses its Z-Power, Leaf Storm turns into Bloom Doom and has base power 195.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Leaf Storm
Japanese リーフストーム (Leaf Storm)
German Blättersturm
French Tempête Verte
Italian Verdebufera
Spanish Lluevahojas

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
A storm of sharp leaves is whipped up. The attack’s recoil sharply reduces the user’s Sp. Atk stat.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user whips up a storm of leaves around the target. The attack’s recoil harshly reduces the user’s Sp. Atk stat.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user whips up a storm of leaves around the target. The attack’s recoil harshly lowers the user’s Sp. Atk stat.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user whips up a storm of leaves around the target. The attack’s recoil harshly lowers the user’s Sp. Atk stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Leaf Storm 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 32
Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Psychic
Level 47
Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Dragon
Level 47
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Level 1
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Level 69
Sunflora
#192 / Grass
Level 43
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Level 82
Grovyle
#253 / Grass
Level 58
Sceptile
#254 / Grass
Level 1
Sceptile
#254 / Grass
Level 63
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Level 44
Tropius
#357 / Grass · Flying
Level 1
Tropius
#357 / Grass · Flying
Level 61
Turtwig
#387 / Grass
Level 45
Grotle
#388 / Grass
Level 52
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Level 57
Wormadam
Plant Cloak
#413 / Bug · Grass
Level 47
Shaymin
Sky Forme
#492 / Grass · Flying
Level 91
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Level 43
Servine
#496 / Grass
Level 52
Serperior
#497 / Grass
Level 62
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Level 50
Petilil
#548 / Grass
Level 46
Decidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 1
Steenee
#762 / Grass
Level 45
Tsareena
#763 / Grass
Level 45

Learnt by breeding

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

Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Dragon
Grass

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Leaf Storm in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Rotom
Mow Rotom
#479 / Electric · Grass
Gen 6 — Special