Roselia

Roselia is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Thorn Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 315
Type Grass Poison
Species Thorn Pokémon
Height 1′00″ (0.3 m)
Weight 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg)
Abilities 1. Natural Cure
2. Poison Point
Leaf Guard (hidden ability)
Local № 094 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
026 (Diamond/Pearl)
026 (Platinum)
134 (Black 2/White 2)
072 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
098 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Attack
Catch rate 150 (19.6% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 140
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Fairy, Grass
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 20 (base 5,120 steps)

Base stats

HP 50
210 304
Attack 60
112 240
Defense 45
85 207
Sp. Atk 100
184 328
Sp. Def 80
148 284
Speed 65
121 251
Total 400 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 Roselia.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship, Daytime) (use Shiny Stone)

Roselia changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby ROSELIA shoots sharp thorns as projectiles at any opponent that tries to steal the flowers on its arms. The aroma of this POKéMON brings serenity to living things.
Sapphire On extremely rare occasions, a ROSELIA is said to appear with its flowers in unusual colors. The thorns on this POKéMON’s head contain a vicious poison.
FireRed
LeafGreen
Its flowers give off a relaxing fragrance. The stronger its aroma, the healthier the ROSELIA is.
Emerald A ROSELIA that drinks nutritionally rich springwater blooms with lovely flowers. The fragrance of its flowers has the effect of making its foes careless.
Diamond ROSELIA raised on clean drinking water are known to grow vividly colored flowers.
Pearl The beautiful flowers on its arms have toxic thorns. Don’t even think about picking those flowers.
Platinum The more healthy the ROSELIA, the more pleasant its flowers’ aroma. Its scent deeply relaxes people.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
ROSELIA that drink nutritionally rich springwater are said to reveal rare coloration when they bloom.
Black
White
The more healthy the Roselia, the more pleasant its flowers’ aroma. Its scent deeply relaxes people.
Black 2
White 2
It uses the different poisons in each hand separately when it attacks. The stronger its aroma, the healthier it is.
X It uses the different poisons in each hand separately when it attacks. The stronger its aroma, the healthier it is.
Y Roselia that drink nutritionally rich springwater are said to reveal rare coloration when they bloom.
Omega Ruby Roselia shoots sharp thorns as projectiles at any opponent that tries to steal the flowers on its arms. The aroma of this Pokémon brings serenity to living things.
Alpha Sapphire On extremely rare occasions, a Roselia is said to appear with its flowers in unusual colors. The thorns on this Pokémon’s head contain a vicious poison.

Moves learned by Roselia

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
4GrowthNormal
7Poison StingPoison 15 100
10Stun SporeGrass 75
13Mega DrainGrass 40 100
16Leech SeedGrass 90
19Magical LeafGrass 60
22Grass WhistleGrass 55
25Giga DrainGrass 75 100
28Toxic SpikesPoison
31Sweet ScentNormal
34IngrainGrass
37Petal BlizzardGrass 90 100
40ToxicPoison 90
43AromatherapyGrass
46SynthesisGrass
50Petal DanceGrass 120 100

Egg moves

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

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Giga DrainGrass 75 100
Seed BombGrass 80 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
SynthesisGrass
Worry SeedGrass 100

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Water SportWater Level up
Worry SeedGrass 100 Level up
UproarNormal 90 100 Move tutor

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Roselia 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 SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1AbsorbGrass 20 100
4GrowthNormal
7Poison StingPoison 15 100
10Stun SporeGrass 75
13Mega DrainGrass 40 100
16Leech SeedGrass 90
19Magical LeafGrass 60
22Grass WhistleGrass 55
25Giga DrainGrass 75 100
28Toxic SpikesPoison
31Sweet ScentNormal
34IngrainGrass
37Petal BlizzardGrass 90 100
40ToxicPoison 90
43AromatherapyGrass
46SynthesisGrass
50Petal DanceGrass 120 100

Egg moves

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

Pre-evolution moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Water SportWater Level up
Worry SeedGrass 100 Level up

Moves learnt by TM

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

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
9VenoshockPoison 65 100
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
22Solar BeamGrass 120 100
27ReturnNormal 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
36Sludge BombPoison 90 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
53Energy BallGrass 90 100
75Swords DanceNormal
77Psych UpNormal
84Poison JabPoison 80 100
86Grass KnotGrass 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
96Nature PowerNormal
99Dazzling GleamFairy 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Roselia 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
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Fury CutterBug 40 95 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Roselia sprites

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

Where to find Roselia

Ruby
Sapphire
Route 117
FireRed
LeafGreen
Emerald
Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond Route 212, 221, 224, 225, 229, Great Marsh, Trophy Garden
Pearl Route 212, 221, 224, 225, Great Marsh, Trophy Garden
Platinum Route 208, 209, 210, 212, 221, 224, 229, 230, Great Marsh, Trophy Garden
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Budew
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Budew
Black 2
White 2
Route 12, Lostlorn Forest, Victory Road
X
Y
Route 7
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Route 117
Sun
Moon
Ula'ula Meadow
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Trade/migrate from another game

Other languages

English Roselia
Japanese ロゼリア (Roselia)
German Roselia
French Rosélia

Name origin

rose
a type of flower
buddleia
a type of flower