Bellsprout

Bellsprout is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Flower Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 069
Type Grass Poison
Species Flower Pokémon
Height 0.7 m (2′04″)
Weight 4.0 kg (8.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Chlorophyll
Gluttony (hidden ability)
Local № 069 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
064 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
069 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
064 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
026 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
069 (Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee)

Training

EV yield 1 Attack
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 60
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 75
139 273
Defense 35
67 185
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 30
58 174
Speed 40
76 196
Total 300 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Bellsprout.

Evolution chart

(Level 21) (use Leaf Stone)

Bellsprout changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
A carnivorous POKéMON that traps and eats bugs. It uses its root feet to soak up needed moisture.
Yellow Prefers hot and humid places. It ensnares tiny insects with its vines and devours them.
Gold Even though its body is extremely skinny, it is blindingly fast when catching its prey.
Silver It plants its feet deep underground to replenish water. It can’t escape its enemy while it’s rooted.
Crystal If it notices anything that moves, it immediately flings its vine at the object.
Ruby
Sapphire
BELLSPROUT’s thin and flexible body lets it bend and sway to avoid any attack, however strong it may be. From its mouth, this POKéMON spits a corrosive fluid that melts even iron.
FireRed Its bud looks like a human face. Because of the bud, it is rumored to be a type of legendary mandrake plant.
LeafGreen A carnivorous POKéMON that traps and eats bugs. It appears to use its root feet to replenish moisture.
Emerald A BELLSPROUT’s thin and flexible body lets it bend and sway to avoid any attack, however strong it may be. From its mouth, it leaks a fluid that melts even iron.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It prefers hot and humid environments. It is quick at capturing prey with its vines.
HeartGold Even though its body is extremely skinny, it is blindingly fast when catching its prey.
SoulSilver It plants its feet deep underground to replenish water. It can’t escape its enemy while it’s rooted.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It prefers hot and humid environments. It is quick at capturing prey with its vines.
X Even though its body is extremely skinny, it is blindingly fast when catching its prey.
Y Its bud looks like a human face. Because of the bud, it is rumored to be a type of legendary mandrake plant.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Bellsprout’s thin and flexible body lets it bend and sway to avoid any attack, however strong it may be. From its mouth, this Pokémon spits a corrosive fluid that melts even iron.
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Prefers hot and humid places. It ensnares tiny bugs with its vines and devours them.

Moves learned by Bellsprout

Moves learnt by level up

Bellsprout learns the following moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Vine WhipGrassPhysical 45 100
4GrowthNormalStatus
8WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
12AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
16Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
17Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
18Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
22Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
26Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
30SlamNormalPhysical 80 75

Moves learnt by TM

Bellsprout is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
05RestPsychicStatus
07ProtectNormalStatus
08SubstituteNormalStatus
09ReflectPsychicStatus
12FacadeNormalPhysical 70 100
26Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
27ToxicPoisonStatus 90
45Solar BeamGrassSpecial 120 100
52Sludge BombPoisonSpecial 90 100
53Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100

Moves learnt by level up

Bellsprout learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Vine WhipGrassPhysical 45 100
7GrowthNormalStatus
11WrapNormalPhysical 15 90
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
15Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
17Stun SporeGrassStatus 75
23AcidPoisonSpecial 40 100
27Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
29Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
35Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
39Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
41Poison JabPoisonPhysical 80 100
47SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
50Wring OutNormalSpecial 100

Egg moves

Bellsprout learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bellsprout egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Acid SprayPoisonSpecial 40 100
BelchPoisonSpecial 120 90
Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
Clear SmogPoisonSpecial 50
EncoreNormalStatus 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
IngrainGrassStatus
Leech LifeBugPhysical 80 100
Magical LeafGrassSpecial 60
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100
Power WhipGrassPhysical 120 85
Strength SapGrassStatus 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
TickleNormalStatus 100
Weather BallNormalSpecial 50 100
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Bellsprout can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormalPhysical 15 85
Gastro AcidPoisonStatus 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bellsprout is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

Transfer-only moves

Bellsprout can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormalPhysical Generation 1 — TM
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Generation 1 — TM
RageNormalPhysical 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhostStatus Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormalPhysical 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Bellsprout sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Bellsprout  sprite from Red & Blue Bellsprout  sprite from Silver Bellsprout  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Bellsprout  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bellsprout  sprite from Black & White Bellsprout  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Bellsprout Shiny sprite from Silver Bellsprout Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Bellsprout Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Bellsprout Shiny sprite from Black & White Bellsprout Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Bellsprout

Red Trade/migrate from another game
Blue Route 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25
Yellow Route 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25
Gold
Silver
Route 5, 6, 24, 25, 31, 32, 44
Crystal Route 24, 25, 31, 32, 36, 44
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
Trade/migrate from another game
LeafGreen Route 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25, Berry Forest, Bond Bridge, Cape Brink, Water Path
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Route 229, 230
Platinum Route 224, 230
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 5, 6, 24, 25, 31, 32, 44
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 14
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Route 5
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Eevee Route 1, 2, 12, 13, 14, 15, 21, 24, 25, Viridian Forest
Sword
Shield
Not available in this game

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Bellsprout
Japanese マダツボミ (Madatsubomi)
German Knofensa
French Chétiflor

Name origin

bell
ringing device (shape)
sprout
grow, bloom