Seedot

Seedot is a Grass type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Acorn Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 273
Type Grass
Species Acorn Pokémon
Height 0.5 m (1′08″)
Weight 4.0 kg (8.8 lbs)
Abilities 1. Chlorophyll
2. Early Bird
Pickpocket (hidden ability)
Local № 022 (Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald)
022 (Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire)
039 (Sword/Shield)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense
Catch rate 255 (33.3% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 50 (normal)
Base Exp. 44
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

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

Base stats

HP 40
190 284
Attack 40
76 196
Defense 50
94 218
Sp. Atk 30
58 174
Sp. Def 30
58 174
Speed 30
58 174
Total 220 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 Seedot.

Evolution chart

(Level 14) (use Leaf Stone)

Seedot changes

Pokédex entries

Ruby SEEDOT attaches itself to a tree branch using the top of its head. It sucks moisture from the tree while hanging off the branch. The more water it drinks, the glossier this POKéMON’s body becomes.
Sapphire SEEDOT looks exactly like an acorn when it is dangling from a tree branch. It startles other POKéMON by suddenly moving. This POKéMON polishes its body once a day using leaves.
FireRed
LeafGreen
If it remains still, it becomes impossible to distinguish from real nuts. It delights in surprising foraging PIDGEY.
Emerald It hangs off branches and absorbs nutrients. When it finishes eating, its body becomes so heavy that it drops to the ground with a thump.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
When it dangles from a tree branch, it looks just like an acorn. It enjoys scaring other Pokémon.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It attaches itself to a tree branch using the top of its head. Strong winds can sometimes make it fall.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When it dangles from a tree branch, it looks just like an acorn. It enjoys scaring other Pokémon.
X It attaches itself to a tree branch using the top of its head. Strong winds can sometimes make it fall.
Y When it dangles from a tree branch, it looks just like an acorn. It enjoys scaring other Pokémon.
Omega Ruby Seedot attaches itself to a tree branch using the top of its head. It sucks moisture from the tree while hanging off the branch. The more water it drinks, the glossier this Pokémon’s body becomes.
Alpha Sapphire Seedot looks exactly like an acorn when it is dangling from a tree branch. It startles other Pokémon by suddenly moving. This Pokémon polishes its body once a day using leaves.
Sword If it remains still, it looks just like a real nut. It delights in surprising foraging Pokémon.
Shield It attaches itself to a tree branch using the top of its head. Strong winds can sometimes make it fall.

Moves learned by Seedot

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1HardenNormalStatus
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
3AbsorbGrassSpecial 20 100
6AstonishGhostPhysical 30 100
9GrowthNormalStatus
12RolloutRockPhysical 30 90
15Mega DrainGrassSpecial 40 100
18PaybackDarkPhysical 50 100
21Nature PowerNormalStatus
24Sunny DayFireStatus
27SynthesisGrassStatus
30Sucker PunchDarkPhysical 70 100
33ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
Night SlashDarkPhysical 70 100
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

Seedot 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

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

Moves learnt by TR

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

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1BideNormalPhysical
3HardenNormalStatus
9GrowthNormalStatus
15Nature PowerNormalStatus
21SynthesisGrassStatus
27Sunny DayFireStatus
33ExplosionNormalPhysical 250 100

Egg moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
AmnesiaPsychicStatus
Beat UpDarkPhysical 100
Bullet SeedGrassPhysical 25 100
DefogFlyingStatus
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
Grassy TerrainGrassStatus
Leech SeedGrassStatus 90
Nasty PlotDarkStatus
Power SwapPsychicStatus
Quick AttackNormalPhysical 40 100
Razor WindNormalSpecial 80 100
Take DownNormalPhysical 90 85
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlyingStatus
Foul PlayDarkPhysical 95 100
Giga DrainGrassSpecial 75 100
Seed BombGrassPhysical 80 100
SnoreNormalSpecial 50 100
SpiteGhostStatus 100
SynthesisGrassStatus
Worry SeedGrassStatus 100

Moves learnt by TM

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

Transfer-only moves

Seedot 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
Defense CurlNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormalPhysical 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormalStatus Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormalStatus 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormalStatus Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormalPhysical 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
RolloutRockPhysical 30 90 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGroundPhysical 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormalStatus 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Rock SmashFightingPhysical 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormalPhysical 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Seedot sprites

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

Where to find Seedot

Ruby Route 102, 114
Sapphire
FireRed
LeafGreen
Trade/migrate from another game
Emerald Route 102, 117, 120, Rustboro City
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 203, 204, 210, Eterna Forest
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Viridian Forest
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White White Forest
Black 2
White 2
Breed Nuzleaf/Shiftry
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby Route 102, 114
Alpha Sapphire Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Breed Nuzleaf/Shiftry
Let's Go Pikachu
Let's Go Eevee
Not available in this game
Sword Route 2, Dappled Grove, West Lake Axewell
Shield Location data not yet available

Other languages

English, Spanish, Italian Seedot
Japanese タネボー (Taneboh)
German Samurzel
French Grainipiot

Name origin

seed
premature ungrown plant
tot
a small child