Meganium

Meganium is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Herb Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 154
Type Grass
Species Herb Pokémon
Height 5′11″ (1.8 m)
Weight 221.6 lbs (100.5 kg)
Abilities 1. Overgrow
Leaf Guard (hidden ability)
Local № 003 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
003 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense, 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 236
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 80
270 364
Attack 82
152 289
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 83
153 291
Sp. Def 100
184 328
Speed 80
148 284
Total 525 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 Meganium.

Evolution chart

(Level 16) (Level 32)

Meganium changes

Pokédex entries

Gold The aroma that rises from its petals contains a substance that calms aggressive feelings.
Silver MEGANIUM's breath has the power to revive dead grass and plants. It can make them healthy again.
Crystal Anyone who stands beside it becomes refreshed, just as if they were relaxing in a sunny forest.
Ruby
Sapphire
The fragrance of MEGANIUM’s flower soothes and calms emotions. In battle, this POKéMON gives off more of its becalming scent to blunt the foe’s fighting spirit.
FireRed MEGANIUM’s breath has the power to revive dead grass and plants. It can make them healthy again.
LeafGreen The aroma that rises from its petals contains a substance that calms aggressive feelings.
Emerald The fragrance of a MEGANIUM’s flower soothes and calms emotions. In battle, it gives off more of its becalming scent to blunt the foe’s fighting spirit.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Its breath has the fantastic ability to revive dead plants and flowers.
HeartGold The aroma that rises from its petals contains a substance that calms aggressive feelings.
SoulSilver MEGANIUM’s breath has the power to revive dead grass and plants. It can make them healthy again.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Its breath has the fantastic ability to revive dead plants and flowers.
X The aroma that rises from its petals contains a substance that calms aggressive feelings.
Y Meganium’s breath has the power to revive dead grass and plants. It can make them healthy again.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
The fragrance of Meganium’s flower soothes and calms emotions. In battle, this Pokémon gives off more of its becalming scent to blunt the foe’s fighting spirit.

Moves learned by Meganium

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GrowlNormal 100
1Petal BlizzardGrass 90 100
1Petal DanceGrass 120 100
1Poison PowderPoison 75
1Razor LeafGrass 55 95
1TackleNormal 40 100
6Razor LeafGrass 55 95
9Poison PowderPoison 75
12SynthesisGrass
18ReflectPsychic
22Magical LeafGrass 60
26Natural GiftNormal 100
34Sweet ScentNormal
40Light ScreenPsychic
46Body SlamNormal 85 100
54SafeguardNormal
60AromatherapyGrass
66Solar BeamGrass 120 100
70Petal BlizzardGrass 90 100

Moves learnt on evolution

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Petal DanceGrass 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ancient PowerRock 60 100
AromatherapyGrass
Body SlamNormal 85 100
CounterFighting 100
FlailNormal 100
Grass WhistleGrass 55
Grassy TerrainGrass
Heal PulsePsychic
IngrainGrass
Leaf StormGrass 130 90
Leech SeedGrass 90
Nature PowerNormal
RefreshNormal
Vine WhipGrass 45 100
Wring OutNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Frenzy PlantGrass 150 90
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Grass PledgeGrass 80 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Laser FocusNormal
Magic CoatPsychic
OutrageDragon 120 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stomping TantrumGround 75 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
16Light ScreenPsychic
17ProtectNormal
20SafeguardNormal
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
26EarthquakeGround 100 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
33ReflectPsychic
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
75Swords DanceNormal
78BulldozeGround 60 100
82Dragon TailDragon 60 90
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Meganium 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.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
Bullet SeedGrass 25 100 Generation 4 — TM
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM
StrengthNormal 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Meganium does not learn any level up moves in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Moves learnt by TM

Meganium does not learn any HMs in Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu & Let's Go Eevee.

Meganium sprites

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

Where to find Meganium

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Chikorita/Bayleef
Ruby
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Evolve Chikorita/Bayleef
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Chikorita/Bayleef
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Chikorita/Bayleef
Sun
Moon
Evolve Chikorita/Bayleef
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Location data not yet available

Other languages

English Meganium
Japanese メガニウム (Meganium)
German Meganie
French Méganium

Name origin

mega
large, biggest
geranium
a type of plant