Rototiller (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Rototiller raises the Attack and Special Attack of any Grass-type Pokémon on the field by one stage each.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Groundium Z and uses its Z-Power, Rototiller turns into Z-Rototiller and raises Attack one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Rototiller
Japanese たがやす (Tagayasu)
German Pflüger
French Fertilisation
Italian Aracampo
Spanish Fertilizante

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Tilling the soil, the user makes it easier for plants to grow. This raises the Attack and Sp. Atk stats of Grass-type Pokémon.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Tilling the soil, the user makes it easier for plants to grow. This raises the Attack and Sp. Atk stats of Grass-type Pokémon.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Rototiller 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.

Dugtrio
#051 / Ground
Level 1
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Level 1
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Level 1
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Level 1
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Level 1
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Level 1
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Level 1
Diggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
Level 1
Mudbray
#749 / Ground
Level 8
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 1
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 8
Tapu Bulu
#787 / Grass · Fairy
Level 38

Learnt by breeding

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