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Worry Seed (move)

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Worry Seed
なやみのタネ Worry Seed
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Type  Grass
Category  Status
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  —
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
Pokémon after self can not lower any voltage in that turn
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Prevents the Voltage from going down in the same turn.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Worry Seed (Japanese: なやみのタネ Worry Seed) is a non-damaging Grass-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Worry Seed temporarily changes the target's Ability to Insomnia. It does not work on Pokémon with the Abilities Truant, Multitype, or Stance Change.

With this effect, the target Pokémon cannot sleep and wakes up if already asleep.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS A seed that causes worry is planted on the foe. It prevents sleep by making its ability Insomnia.
BWB2W2 A seed that causes worry is planted on the target. It prevents sleep by making its Ability Insomnia.
XY A seed that causes worry is planted on the target. It prevents sleep by making the target's Ability Insomnia.
PMDTDS Afflicts the target with a Sleepless status condition, even at a distance. It doesn't affect a Pokémon with the Truant ability.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur Grass Poison 31 31 31
002 Ivysaur Ivysaur Grass Poison 36 36 36
003 Venusaur Venusaur Grass Poison 39 39 39
102 Exeggcute Exeggcute Grass Psychic 33 33 33
187 Hoppip Hoppip Grass Flying 34 40 40
188 Skiploom Skiploom Grass Flying 40 48 48
189 Jumpluff Jumpluff Grass Flying 40 54 54
191 Sunkern Sunkern Grass Grass 25 25 19 19
192 Sunflora Sunflora Grass Grass 25 25 19 19
285 Shroomish Shroomish Grass Grass 29 29 29
406 Budew Budew Grass Poison 16 16 16
420 Cherubi Cherubi Grass Grass 28 28 28
421 Cherrim Cherrim Grass Grass 30 30 30
492 Shaymin Shaymin Grass Grass 55 55 55
672 Skiddo Skiddo Grass Grass     16
673 Gogoat Gogoat Grass Grass     16
710 Pumpkaboo Pumpkaboo Ghost Grass     11
711 Gourgeist Gourgeist Ghost Grass     11
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Type Father
II III IV V VI
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout Grass Poison BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
187 Hoppip Hoppip Grass Flying BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
252 Treecko Treecko Grass Grass BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaur BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaur BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaur
273 Seedot Seedot Grass Grass BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrimSkiddoGogoat
285 Shroomish Shroomish Grass Grass BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
387 Turtwig Turtwig Grass Grass BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
455 Carnivine Carnivine Grass Grass no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
546 Cottonee Cottonee Grass Fairy no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
548 Petilil Petilil Grass Grass no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
556 Maractus Maractus Grass Grass no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
585 Deerling Deerling* Normal Grass no Seedot SkiddoGogoat
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed Grass Steel no BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraShroomishCherubiCherrim
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Type Game
DP Pt HGSS BW B2W2
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur Grass Poison
002 Ivysaur Ivysaur Grass Poison
003 Venusaur Venusaur Grass Poison
043 Oddish Oddish Grass Poison
044 Gloom Gloom Grass Poison
045 Vileplume Vileplume Grass Poison
046 Paras Paras Bug Grass
047 Parasect Parasect Bug Grass
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout Grass Poison
070 Weepinbell Weepinbell Grass Poison
071 Victreebel Victreebel Grass Poison
102 Exeggcute Exeggcute Grass Psychic
103 Exeggutor Exeggutor Grass Psychic
114 Tangela Tangela Grass Grass
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
152 Chikorita Chikorita Grass Grass
153 Bayleef Bayleef Grass Grass
154 Meganium Meganium Grass Grass
182 Bellossom Bellossom Grass Grass
187 Hoppip Hoppip Grass Flying
188 Skiploom Skiploom Grass Flying
189 Jumpluff Jumpluff Grass Flying
191 Sunkern Sunkern Grass Grass
192 Sunflora Sunflora Grass Grass
251 Celebi Celebi Psychic Grass
252 Treecko Treecko Grass Grass
253 Grovyle Grovyle Grass Grass
254 Sceptile Sceptile Grass Grass
273 Seedot Seedot Grass Grass
274 Nuzleaf Nuzleaf Grass Dark
275 Shiftry Shiftry Grass Dark
285 Shroomish Shroomish Grass Grass
286 Breloom Breloom Grass Fighting
315 Roselia Roselia Grass Poison
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass
332 Cacturne Cacturne Grass Dark
345 Lileep Lileep Rock Grass
346 Cradily Cradily Rock Grass
357 Tropius Tropius Grass Flying
387 Turtwig Turtwig Grass Grass
388 Grotle Grotle Grass Grass
389 Torterra Torterra Grass Ground
406 Budew Budew Grass Poison
407 Roserade Roserade Grass Poison
413 Wormadam Wormadam
Plant Cloak
Bug Grass
420 Cherubi Cherubi Grass Grass
421 Cherrim Cherrim Grass Grass
455 Carnivine Carnivine Grass Grass
459 Snover Snover Grass Ice
460 Abomasnow Abomasnow Grass Ice
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth Grass Ice
470 Leafeon Leafeon Grass Grass
492 Shaymin Shaymin
Land Forme
Grass Grass
492 Shaymin Shaymin
Sky Forme
Grass Flying
495 Snivy Snivy Grass Grass
496 Servine Servine Grass Grass
497 Serperior Serperior Grass Grass
511 Pansage Pansage Grass Grass
512 Simisage Simisage Grass Grass
517 Munna Munna Psychic Psychic
518 Musharna Musharna Psychic Psychic
540 Sewaddle Sewaddle Bug Grass
541 Swadloon Swadloon Bug Grass
542 Leavanny Leavanny Bug Grass
546 Cottonee Cottonee Grass Grass
547 Whimsicott Whimsicott Grass Grass
548 Petilil Petilil Grass Grass
549 Lilligant Lilligant Grass Grass
556 Maractus Maractus Grass Grass
585 Deerling Deerling Normal Grass
586 Sawsbuck Sawsbuck Normal Grass
590 Foongus Foongus Grass Poison
591 Amoonguss Amoonguss Grass Poison
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed Grass Steel
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn Grass Steel
640 Virizion Virizion Grass Fighting
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

Special move

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
546 546 Cottonee Grass Dream World - Pleasant Forest
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Worry Seed IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 XY Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 煩惱種子 Fánnǎo Zhǒngzǐ
France Flag.png French Soucigraine
Germany Flag.png German Sorgensamen
Greece Flag.png Greek Σπόρος Άγχους
Italy Flag.png Italian Affannoseme
South Korea Flag.png Korean 고민씨 Gomin Ssi
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Semente da Aflição
Spain Flag.png Spanish Abatidoras


Variations of the move Worry Seed
Status Worry SeedEntrainmentSimple Beam


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