Bulbasaur - Generation 4 learnset

Below are all the moves that Bulbasaur can learn in Generation 4, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Diamond
  • Pokémon Pearl
  • Pokémon Platinum
  • Pokémon HeartGold
  • Pokémon SoulSilver

Moves learnt by level up

Bulbasaur learns the following moves in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
7Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
9Vine WhipGrassPhysical 45 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
19Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
25GrowthNormalStatus
27Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
31Worry SeedGrassStatus 100
33SynthesisGrassStatus
37Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

Bulbasaur learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bulbasaur egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychicStatus
CharmFairyStatus 100
CurseGhostStatus
Grass WhistleGrassStatus 55
IngrainGrassStatus
Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90
Light ScreenPsychicStatus
Magical LeafGrassSpecial 60
Nature PowerNormalStatus
Petal DanceGrassSpecial 120 100
SafeguardNormalStatus
Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100

Moves learnt by HM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Diamond & Pearl:

Transfer-only moves

Bulbasaur can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Diamond & Pearl.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Bulbasaur learns the following moves in Pokémon Platinum at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
7Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
9Vine WhipGrassPhysical 45 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
19Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
25GrowthNormalStatus
27Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
31Worry SeedGrassStatus 100
33SynthesisGrassStatus
37Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

Bulbasaur learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Platinum. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bulbasaur egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychicStatus
CharmFairyStatus 100
CurseGhostStatus
Grass WhistleGrassStatus 55
IngrainGrassStatus
Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90
Light ScreenPsychicStatus
Magical LeafGrassSpecial 60
Nature PowerNormalStatus
Petal DanceGrassSpecial 120 100
SafeguardNormalStatus
Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100

Move Tutor moves

Bulbasaur can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Platinum from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SynthesisGrassStatus

Moves learnt by HM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

Transfer-only moves

Bulbasaur can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Platinum.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor

Moves learnt by level up

Bulbasaur learns the following moves in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
7Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
9Vine WhipGrassPhysical 45 100
13Poison PowderPoisonStatus 75
13Sleep PowderGrassStatus 75
15Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
19Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
25GrowthNormalStatus
27Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100
31Worry SeedGrassStatus 100
33SynthesisGrassStatus
37Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100

Egg moves

Bulbasaur learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Bulbasaur egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychicStatus
CharmFairyStatus 100
CurseGhostStatus
Grass WhistleGrassStatus 55
IngrainGrassStatus
Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90
Light ScreenPsychicStatus
Magical LeafGrassSpecial 60
Nature PowerNormalStatus
Petal DanceGrassSpecial 120 100
Power WhipGrassPhysical 120 85
SafeguardNormalStatus
Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
SludgePoisonSpecial 65 100

Move Tutor moves

Bulbasaur can be taught these attacks in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100
Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
String ShotBugStatus 95
SynthesisGrassStatus
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by HM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
01CutNormalPhysical 50 95
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver:

Transfer-only moves

Bulbasaur can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor