Leavanny

Leavanny is a Bug/Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 5. It is known as the Nurturing Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 542
Type Bug Grass
Species Nurturing Pokémon
Height 3′11″ (1.2 m)
Weight 45.2 lbs (20.5 kg)
Abilities Chlorophyll
Swarm
Overcoat (hidden ability)
Local № 048 (Black/White)
019 (Black 2/White 2)

Training

EV yield 3 Attack
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 225
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Bug
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 75
260 354
Attack 103
189 335
Defense 80
148 284
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 80
148 284
Speed 92
170 311
Total 500 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 Leavanny.

Evolution chart

(Level 20) (high Friendship)

Leavanny changes

Pokédex entries

Black Upon finding a small Pokémon, it weaves clothing for it from leaves, using the cutters on its arms and sticky silk.
White It keeps its eggs warm with heat from fermenting leaves. It also uses leaves to make warm wrappings for Sewaddle.
Black 2
White 2
Upon finding a small Pokémon, it weaves clothing for it from leaves by using the sticky silk secreted from its mouth.
X
Omega Ruby
Upon finding a small Pokémon, it weaves clothing for it from leaves by using the sticky silk secreted from its mouth.
Y
Alpha Sapphire
It keeps its eggs warm with heat from fermenting leaves. It also uses leaves to make warm wrappings for Sewaddle.

Moves learned by Leavanny

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Bug BiteBug 60 100
1False SwipeNormal 40 100
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1SlashNormal 70 100
1String ShotBug 95
1TackleNormal 40 100
8Bug BiteBug 60 100
15Razor LeafGrass 55 95
22Struggle BugBug 50 100
29Fell StingerBug 50 100
32Helping HandNormal
36Leaf BladeGrass 90 100
39X-ScissorBug 80 100
43EntrainmentNormal 100
46Swords DanceNormal
50Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Moves learnt on evolution

Leavanny learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
SlashNormal 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychic
Air SlashFlying 75 95
Baton PassNormal
CamouflageNormal
Grassy TerrainGrass
Me FirstNormal
Mind ReaderNormal
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ScreechNormal 85
Silver WindBug 60 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Bug BiteBug 60 100
ElectrowebElectric 55 95
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Heal BellNormal
Helping HandNormal
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
Laser FocusNormal
Magic CoatPsychic
Seed BombGrass 80 100
Signal BeamBug 75 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
Throat ChopDark 80 100
Worry SeedGrass 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Leavanny. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BuzzBug 90 100 Level up
EndureNormal Level up
FlailNormal 100 Level up
Grass WhistleGrass 55 Level up
ProtectNormal Level up
Sticky WebBug Level up
ProtectNormal Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Leavanny 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
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Bug BiteBug 60 100
1False SwipeNormal 40 100
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1SlashNormal 70 100
1String ShotBug 95
1TackleNormal 40 100
8Bug BiteBug 60 100
15Razor LeafGrass 55 95
22Struggle BugBug 50 100
29Fell StingerBug 50 100
32Helping HandNormal
36Leaf BladeGrass 90 100
39X-ScissorBug 80 100
43EntrainmentNormal 100
46Swords DanceNormal
50Leaf StormGrass 130 90

Moves learnt on evolution

Leavanny learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
SlashNormal 70 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AgilityPsychic
Air SlashFlying 75 95
Baton PassNormal
CamouflageNormal
Me FirstNormal
Mind ReaderNormal
Razor WindNormal 80 100
ScreechNormal 85
Silver WindBug 60 100

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Leavanny. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Bug BuzzBug 90 100 Level up
EndureNormal Level up
FlailNormal 100 Level up
Grass WhistleGrass 55 Level up
ProtectNormal Level up
Sticky WebBug Level up
ProtectNormal Evolution

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
4Calm MindPsychic
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
54False SwipeNormal 40 100
65Shadow ClawGhost 70 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
81X-ScissorBug 80 100
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Leavanny 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
Hone ClawsDark Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Leavanny sprites

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

Where to find Leavanny

Black
White
Route 6, Lostlorn Forest
Black 2
White 2
Route 6, 12, Lostlorn Forest
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Sewaddle/Swadloon
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Poni Meadow

Other languages

English Leavanny
Japanese ハハコモリ (Hahakomori)
German Matrifol
French Manternel

Name origin

leaves
plant foliage
nanny
carer of children