Lombre

Lombre is a Water/Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Jolly Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 271
Type Water Grass
Species Jolly Pokémon
Height 1.2 m (3′11″)
Weight 32.5 kg (71.7 lbs)
Abilities 1. Swift Swim
2. Rain Dish
Own Tempo (hidden ability)
Local № 020 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
056 (X/Y — Mountain Kalos)
020 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
037 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 119
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Grass, Water 1
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (3,599–3,855 steps)

Base stats

HP 60
230 324
Attack 50
94 218
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 50
94 218
Total 340 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 Lombre.

Evolution chart

#270
Lotad
Water · Grass
(Level 14) (use Water Stone)

Lombre changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby LOMBRE is nocturnal - it will get active after dusk. It is also a mischief-maker. When this POKéMON spots anglers, it tugs on their fishing lines from beneath the surface and enjoys their consternation.
Sapphire LOMBRE’s entire body is covered by a slippery, slimy film. It feels horribly unpleasant to be touched by this POKéMON’s hands. LOMBRE is often mistaken for a human child.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It lives at the water’s edge where it is sunny. It sleeps on a bed of water grass by day and becomes active at night.
Emerald In the evening, it takes great delight in popping out of rivers and startling people. It feeds on aquatic moss that grows on rocks in the riverbed.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
It has a mischievous spirit. If it spots an angler, it will tug on the fishing line to interfere.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It is nocturnal and becomes active at nightfall. It feeds on aquatic mosses that grow in the riverbed.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
It has a mischievous spirit. If it spots an angler, it will tug on the fishing line to interfere.
X It lives at the water’s edge where it is sunny. It sleeps on a bed of water-grass by day and becomes active at night.
Y It has a mischievous spirit. If it spots an angler, it will tug on the fishing line to interfere.
Omega Ruby Lombre is nocturnal—it will get active after dusk. It is also a mischief maker. When this Pokémon spots anglers, it tugs on their fishing lines from beneath the surface and enjoys their consternation.
Alpha Sapphire Lombre’s entire body is covered by a slippery, slimy film. It feels horribly unpleasant to be touched by this Pokémon’s hands. Lombre is often mistaken for a human child.
Sword It is nocturnal and becomes active at nightfall. It feeds on aquatic mosses that grow in the riverbed.
Shield It lives at the water’s edge where it is sunny. It sleeps on a bed of water grass by day and becomes active at night.

Moves learned by Lombre

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
1Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
1FlailNormalPhysical 100
1GrowlNormalStatus 100
1Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
1Teeter DanceNormalStatus 100
1Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
9MistIceStatus
12Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
18Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
24Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
30Nature PowerNormalStatus
36Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
43Rain DanceWaterStatus
50Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90
57Energy BallGrassSpecial 90 100
64Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

Lombre learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sword & Shield. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Lombre egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFightingPhysical 100
Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Teeter DanceNormalStatus 100
TickleNormalStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Lombre 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

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
3GrowlNormalStatus 100
6AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
9BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
12Fury SwipesNormalPhysical 18 80
16Fake OutNormalPhysical 40 100
20Water SportWaterStatus
24Bubble BeamWaterSpecial 65 100
28Nature PowerNormalStatus
32UproarNormalSpecial 90 100
36Knock OffDarkPhysical 65 100
40Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical 80 90
44Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CounterFightingPhysical 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
Razor LeafGrassPhysical 55 95
Sweet ScentNormalStatus 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Teeter DanceNormalStatus 100
TickleNormalStatus 100
Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Energy BallGrassSpecial 90 100 Level up
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100 Level up
Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100 Level up
MistIceStatus Level up
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Level up
Rain DanceWaterStatus Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Lombre 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
Body SlamNormalPhysical 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Dynamic PunchFightingPhysical 100 50 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85 Generation 4 — HM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGroundSpecial 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
Hone ClawsDarkStatus Generation 6 — TM
Power-Up PunchFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWaterPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Lombre sprites

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

Where to find Lombre

Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Sapphire Route 114
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 114
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 212, 229
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Trade/migrate from another game
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Lotad
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Route 15, 16, 21, Couriway Town, Pokémon Village, Victory Road
Omega Ruby Trade/migrate from another game
Alpha Sapphire Route 114
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Ultra Space Wilds
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword Location data not yet available
Shield Route 5, South Lake Miloch, Dappled Grove, Giant's Cap, Giant's Seat

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Lombre
Japanese ハスブレロ (Hasubrero)
German Lombrero
French Lombre

Name origin

lotus
a type of flower
sombrero
wide-brimmed Mexican hat