Foongus

Foongus is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Mushroom Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 590
Type Grass Poison
Species Mushroom Pokémon
Height 0′08″ (0.2 m)
Weight 2.2 lbs (1.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Effect Spore
Regenerator (hidden ability)
Local № 096 (Black/White)
161 (Black 2/White 2)
053 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)

Training

EV yield 1 HP
Catch rate 190 (24.8% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 59
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 69
248 342
Attack 55
103 229
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 55
103 229
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 15
31 141
Total 294 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 Foongus.

Evolution chart

(Level 39)

Pokédex entries

Black It lures people in with its Poké Ball pattern, then releases poison spores. Why it resembles a Poké Ball is unknown.
White For some reason, this Pokémon resembles a Poké Ball. They release poison spores to repel those who try to catch them.
Black 2
White 2
It lures Pokémon with its pattern that looks just like a Poké Ball then releases poison spores.
X
Omega Ruby
It lures people in with its Poké Ball pattern, then releases poison spores. Why it resembles a Poké Ball is unknown.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It lures Pokémon with its pattern that looks just like a Poké Ball, then releases poison spores.

Moves learned by Foongus

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
6GrowthNormal
8AstonishGhost 30 100
12BideNormal
15Mega DrainGrass 40 100
18IngrainGrass
20Feint AttackDark 60
24Sweet ScentNormal
28Giga DrainGrass 75 100
32ToxicPoison 90
35SynthesisGrass
39Clear SmogPoison 50
43Solar BeamGrass 120 100
45Rage PowderBug
50SporeGrass 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Defense CurlNormal
EndureNormal
Gastro AcidPoison 100
GrowthNormal
Poison PowderPoison 75
RolloutRock 30 90
Stun SporeGrass 75

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
After YouNormal
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Gastro AcidPoison 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Foongus 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.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
6GrowthNormal
8AstonishGhost 30 100
12BideNormal
15Mega DrainGrass 40 100
18IngrainGrass
20Feint AttackDark 60
24Sweet ScentNormal
28Giga DrainGrass 75 100
32ToxicPoison 90
35SynthesisGrass
39Clear SmogPoison 50
43Solar BeamGrass 120 100
45Rage PowderBug
50SporeGrass 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Body SlamNormal 85 100
Defense CurlNormal
EndureNormal
Gastro AcidPoison 100
GrowthNormal
Poison PowderPoison 75
RolloutRock 30 90
Stun SporeGrass 75

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Foongus can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Foongus sprites

Type Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Foongus  sprite from Black & White Foongus  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Foongus Shiny sprite from Black & White Foongus Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Foongus

Black
White
Route 6, 7, 10
Black 2
White 2
Route 6, 7
X
Y
Route 15, 16, 20, Pokémon Village
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Foongus
Japanese タマゲタケ (Tamagetake)
German Tarnpignon
French Trompignon

Name origin

fungus
cell-based plants