Ivysaur is a Grass, Poison-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Bulbasaur after being fed 25 candies and evolves into Venusaur when fed 100 candies.

Pokédex description

Seed Pokémon
There is a bud on this Pokémon's back. To support its weight, Ivysaur's legs and trunk grow thick and strong. If it starts spending more time lying in the sunlight, it's a sign that the bud will bloom into a large flower soon.
- Ivysaur's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Grass 13 (13)
Icon Grass 7 (12)

Charged attacks

Icon Grass
90 (35)
Icon Poison
80 (35)
Icon Grass
180 (37)

Evolution family

Ivysaur is part of a three-member family.

1. Bulbasaur
#001 Bulbasaur
25 Bulbasaur candy
#002 Ivysaur
100 Bulbasaur candy
#003 Venusaur


Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 - Mar 2
Equinox 2019: Mar 19 - 26
Grass Weekend: 2017 May 5 - 9
Holiday 2016: Dec 25 - Jan 3

Emblem Raid
Raid Battles

(weather boosted)
Tier 2 CP 8,852

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance
Special Raid Challenge:
2019 Dec 7[1]



  • Normally, evolved stages of Pokémon cannot be shiny in encounter screen, but exceptionally during Special Raid Challenge, Ivysaur could.
  • Ivysaur was a 1st tier Raid Boss in 2017 and 2018.


  1. Celebrate the power of change with the Evolution Event!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2019-12-04.

External links

  • Ivysaur page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Ivysaur article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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