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.
1TackleNormal 40 100
3GrowlNormal 100
7Leech SeedGrass 90
9Vine WhipGrass 45 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
15Take DownNormal 90 85
19Razor LeafGrass 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormal
25GrowthNormal
27Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
31Worry SeedGrass 100
33SynthesisGrass
37Seed BombGrass 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.
AmnesiaPsychic
CharmFairy 100
CurseGhost
Grass WhistleGrass 55
IngrainGrass
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Light ScreenPsychic
Magical LeafGrass 60
Nature PowerNormal
Petal DanceGrass 120 100
SafeguardNormal
Skull BashNormal 130 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal 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.
1TackleNormal 40 100
3GrowlNormal 100
7Leech SeedGrass 90
9Vine WhipGrass 45 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
15Take DownNormal 90 85
19Razor LeafGrass 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormal
25GrowthNormal
27Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
31Worry SeedGrass 100
33SynthesisGrass
37Seed BombGrass 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.
AmnesiaPsychic
CharmFairy 100
CurseGhost
Grass WhistleGrass 55
IngrainGrass
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Light ScreenPsychic
Magical LeafGrass 60
Nature PowerNormal
Petal DanceGrass 120 100
SafeguardNormal
Skull BashNormal 130 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Fury CutterBug 40 95
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass

Moves learnt by HM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

Bulbasaur is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Platinum:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal 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.
1TackleNormal 40 100
3GrowlNormal 100
7Leech SeedGrass 90
9Vine WhipGrass 45 100
13Poison PowderPoison 75
13Sleep PowderGrass 75
15Take DownNormal 90 85
19Razor LeafGrass 55 95
21Sweet ScentNormal
25GrowthNormal
27Double-EdgeNormal 120 100
31Worry SeedGrass 100
33SynthesisGrass
37Seed BombGrass 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.
AmnesiaPsychic
CharmFairy 100
CurseGhost
Grass WhistleGrass 55
IngrainGrass
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Light ScreenPsychic
Magical LeafGrass 60
Nature PowerNormal
Petal DanceGrass 120 100
Power WhipGrass 120 85
SafeguardNormal
Skull BashNormal 130 100
SludgePoison 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 CutterBug 40 95
HeadbuttNormal 70 100
Knock OffDark 65 100
Mud-SlapGround 20 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
String ShotBug 95
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1CutNormal 50 95
4StrengthNormal 80 100
6Rock SmashFighting 40 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9Bullet SeedGrass 25 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
19Giga DrainGrass 75 100
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
43Secret PowerNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
58EndureNormal
70FlashNormal 100
75Swords DanceNormal
78CaptivateNormal 100
82Sleep TalkNormal
83Natural GiftNormal 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
90SubstituteNormal

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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Defense CurlNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor