Ivysaur

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

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
When the bulb on its back grows large, it appears to lose the ability to stand on its hind legs.
Yellow The bulb on its back grows by drawing energy. It gives off an aroma when it is ready to bloom.
Gold Exposure to sunlight adds to its strength. Sunlight also makes the bud on its back grow larger.
Silver If the bud on its back starts to smell sweet, it is evidence that the large flower will soon bloom.
Crystal The bulb on its back grows as it absorbs nutrients. The bulb gives off a pleasant aroma when it blooms.
Ruby
Sapphire
There is a bud on this POKéMON’s back. To support its weight, IVYSAUR’s legs and trunk grow thick and strong. If it starts spending more time lying in the sunlight, it’s a sign that the bud will bloom into a large flower soon.
FireRed There is a plant bulb on its back. When it absorbs nutrients, the bulb is said to blossom into a large flower.
LeafGreen When the bulb on its back grows large, it appears to lose the ability to stand on its hind legs.
Emerald To support its bulb, IVYSAUR’s legs grow sturdy. If it spends more time lying in the sunlight, the bud will soon bloom into a large flower.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
When the bud on its back starts swelling, a sweet aroma wafts to indicate the flower’s coming bloom.
HeartGold Exposure to sunlight adds to its strength. Sunlight also makes the bud on its back grow larger.
SoulSilver If the bud on its back starts to smell sweet, it is evidence that the large flower will soon bloom.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When the bud on its back starts swelling, a sweet aroma wafts to indicate the flower’s coming bloom.
X There is a plant bulb on its back. When it absorbs nutrients, the bulb is said to blossom into a large flower.
Y When the bud on its back starts swelling, a sweet aroma wafts to indicate the flower’s coming bloom.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
There is a bud on this Pokémon’s back. To support its weight, Ivysaur’s legs and trunk grow thick and strong. If it starts spending more time lying in the sunlight, it’s a sign that the bud will bloom into a large flower soon.

Evolution chart

Bulbasaur
#001
Bulbasaur
Grass · Poison

(Level 16)
Ivysaur
#002
Ivysaur
Grass · Poison

(Level 32)
Venusaur
#003
Venusaur
Grass · Poison

Name origin

ivy
a plant
-saur
Greek suffix meaning ‘lizard’

Moves learned by Ivysaur

Ivysaur sprites

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

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Where to find Ivysaur

Red
Blue
Yellow
Evolve Bulbasaur
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Bulbasaur
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Bulbasaur
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Bulbasaur
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game