Grovyle

Grovyle is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Wood Gecko Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 253
Type Grass
Species Wood Gecko Pokémon
Height 0.9 m (2′11″)
Weight 21.6 kg (47.6 lbs)
Abilities 1. Overgrow
Unburden (hidden ability)
Local № 002 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
002 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 2 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 142
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Dragon, Monster
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 20 (4,884–5,140 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 85
157 295
Sp. Def 65
121 251
Speed 95
175 317
Total 405 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 Grovyle.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 36)

Grovyle changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby The leaves growing out of GROVYLE’s body are convenient for camouflaging it from enemies in the forest. This POKéMON is a master at climbing trees in jungles.
Sapphire This POKéMON adeptly flies from branch to branch in trees. In a forest, no POKéMON can ever hope to catch a fleeing GROVYLE however fast they may be.
FireRed
LeafGreen
Its strongly developed thigh muscles give it astounding agility and jumping performance.
Emerald Leaves grow out of this POKéMON’s body. They help obscure a GROVYLE from the eyes of its enemies while it is in a thickly overgrown forest.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It lives in dense jungles. While closing in on its prey, it leaps from branch to branch.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It leaps from tree branch to tree branch quite swiftly. It shows astounding agility.
Black
White
It lives in dense jungles. While closing in on its prey, it leaps from branch to branch.
Black 2
White 2
It lives in dense jungles. While closing in on its prey, it leaps from branch to branch.
X Its strongly developed thigh muscles give it astounding agility and jumping performance.
Y It lives in dense jungles. While closing in on its prey, it leaps from branch to branch.
Omega Ruby The leaves growing out of Grovyle’s body are convenient for camouflaging it from enemies in the forest. This Pokémon is a master at climbing trees in jungles.
Alpha Sapphire This Pokémon adeptly flies from branch to branch in trees. In a forest, no Pokémon can ever hope to catch a fleeing Grovyle however fast they may be.
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
It lives in dense jungles. While closing in on its prey, it leaps from branch to branch.

Moves learned by Grovyle

Moves learnt by level up

Grovyle learns the following moves in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Energy BallGrassSpecial 90 100
1False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
1Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
1LeafageGrassPhysical 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
9Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
12DetectFightingStatus
15Quick GuardFightingStatus
20AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
25Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
30SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
35Double TeamNormalStatus
40Leaf BladeGrassPhysical 90 100
45ScreechNormalStatus 85
50EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
55Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
CrunchDarkPhysical 80 100
Crush ClawNormalPhysical 75 95
Double KickFightingPhysical 30 100
Dragon BreathDragonSpecial 60 100
EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
Grassy TerrainGrassStatus
Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90
Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
Magical LeafGrassSpecial 60
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
SlashNormalPhysical 70 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

Grovyle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl:

Moves learnt by level up

Grovyle learns the following moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Energy BallGrassSpecial 90 100
1False SwipeNormalPhysical 40 100
1Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95
1LeafageGrassPhysical 40 100
1LeerNormalStatus 100
1PoundNormalPhysical 40 100
1Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
1X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100
9Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
12DetectFightingStatus
15Quick GuardFightingStatus
20AssuranceDarkPhysical 60 100
25Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
30SlamNormalPhysical 80 75
35Double TeamNormalStatus
40Leaf BladeGrassPhysical 90 100
45ScreechNormalStatus 85
50EndeavorNormalPhysical 100
55Leaf StormGrassSpecial 130 90

Egg moves

Grovyle does not learn any moves by breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield.

Move Tutor moves

Grovyle can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Sword & Shield from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Grassy GlideGrassPhysical 70 100

Moves learnt by TM

Grovyle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Moves learnt by TR

Grovyle is compatible with these Technical Records in Pokémon Sword & Shield:

Grovyle sprites

Type Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Generation 8
Normal Grovyle  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Grovyle  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Grovyle  sprite from Black & White Grovyle  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Grovyle Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Grovyle Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Grovyle Shiny sprite from Black & White Grovyle Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Grovyle

Ruby
Sapphire
Evolve Treecko
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Treecko
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Treecko
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Treecko
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 5
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword
Shield
Trade/migrate from another game
Brilliant Diamond
Shining Pearl
Evolve Treecko
Legends: Arceus Not available in this game

Answers to Grovyle questions

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Grovyle
Japanese ジュプトル (Juptile)
German Reptain
French Massko

Name origin

grove
small wood or forest
reptile
animal with scales