Venusaur

Venusaur is a Grass/Poison type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Seed Pokémon.

Venusaur has a Mega Evolution, available from X & Y onwards.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
The plant blooms when it is absorbing solar energy. It stays on the move to seek sunlight.
Yellow The flower on its back catches the sun's rays. The sunlight is then absorbed and used for energy.
Gold By spreading the broad petals of its flower and catching the sun's rays, it fills its body with power.
Silver It is able to convert sunlight into energy. As a result, it is more powerful in the summertime.
Crystal As it warms itself and absorbs the sunlight, its flower petals release a pleasant fragrance.
Ruby
Sapphire
There is a large flower on VENUSAUR’s back. The flower is said to take on vivid colors if it gets plenty of nutrition and sunlight. The flower’s aroma soothes the emotions of people.
FireRed A bewitching aroma wafts from its flower. The fragrance becalms those engaged in a battle.
LeafGreen Its plant blooms when it is absorbing solar energy. It stays on the move to seek sunlight.
Emerald VENUSAUR’s flower is said to take on vivid colors if it gets plenty of nutrition and sunlight. The flower’s aroma soothes the emotions of people.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
After a rainy day, the flower on its back smells stronger. The scent attracts other Pokémon.
HeartGold By spreading the broad petals of its flower and catching the sun’s rays, it fills its body with power.
SoulSilver It is able to convert sunlight into energy. As a result, it is more powerful in the summertime.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
After a rainy day, the flower on its back smells stronger. The scent attracts other Pokémon.
X By spreading the broad petals of its flower and catching the sun’s rays, it fills its body with power.
Y After a rainy day, the flower on its back smells stronger. The scent attracts other Pokémon.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
There is a large flower on Venusaur’s back. The flower is said to take on vivid colors if it gets plenty of nutrition and sunlight. The flower’s aroma soothes the emotions of people.

Evolution chart

Bulbasaur
#001
Bulbasaur
Grass · Poison

(Level 16)
Ivysaur
#002
Ivysaur
Grass · Poison

(Level 32)
Venusaur
#003
Venusaur
Grass · Poison

Name origin

venus
from Venus Flytrap, a meat-eating plant
-saur
Greek suffix meaning ‘lizard’

Moves learned by Venusaur

Venusaur sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Venusaur  sprite from Red & Blue Venusaur  sprite from Silver Venusaur  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Venusaur  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Venusaur  sprite from Black & White Venusaur  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Venusaur Shiny sprite from Silver Venusaur Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Venusaur Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Venusaur Shiny sprite from Black & White Venusaur Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Venusaur

Red
Blue
Yellow
Evolve Bulbasaur/Ivysaur
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Bulbasaur/Ivysaur
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Bulbasaur/Ivysaur
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Evolve Bulbasaur/Ivysaur
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Evolve Bulbasaur/Ivysaur