Arboliva (Pokémon)

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0929MS.png #0929: Dolliv
Pokémon
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Arboliva
Olive Pokémon
オリーヴァ
Oliva
#0930
Arboliva



Images on the Bulbagarden Archives
Type
Grass Normal
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Abilities
Seed Sower Cacophony
Cacophony
Harvest
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Hidden Ability
Cacophony
Cacophony
Gender ratio
Unknown
50% male, 50% female
Catch rate
45 (11.9%)
Breeding
Egg Group
Grass
Hatch time
20 cycles
Height
4'07" 1.4 m
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Weight
106.3 lbs. 48.2 kg
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Mega Stone
[[|]] [[|]]
Base experience yield
Unknown
Gen. IV
Unknown
IV
255
Leveling rate
Medium Slow
EV yield
Total: 3
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HP
0
Atk
0
Def
3
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Sp.Def
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Speed
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Shape
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Footprint
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Pokédex color
Green
Base friendship
50
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Arboliva (Japanese: オリーヴァ Oliva) is a dual-type Grass/Normal Pokémon introduced in Generation IX.

It evolves from Dolliv starting at level 35. It is the final form of Smoliv.

Biology

Arboliva is a Pokémon resembling a small olive tree. Its body is white on top, and brown and woody at the bottom. Its head is oval and contains thin, slanted, purple eyes that appear closed. The top of Arboliva's head and its neck are covered with leaves, and two large leavy branches protrude from either side of its upper body. These branches can be bent above Arboliva's head to resemble a wreath. There are three purplish olive fruits on each of these branches, for a total of six fruits. Arboliva's lower body flares out into multiple root-like portions, hiding what appears to be its thin legs at the center.

Arboliva has a calm and compassionate nature, kind enough to share its nutrient-rich, aromatic oil with weakened Pokémon. However, when threatened, it will drive back enemies by launching its oil at them, with a force powerful enough to destroy a boulder.

Arboliva and its pre-evolved forms are the only known Pokémon capable of learning the move Terrain Pulse by leveling up. Arboliva is also the only known Pokémon that can have Seed Sower as an Ability.

Evolution

Arboliva evolves from Dolliv and is the final form of Smoliv.

(For specifics on this Pokémon's evolution in the games, refer to Game data→Evolution data.)

0928Smoliv.png
Unevolved
Smoliv
 Grass  Normal 

0929Dolliv.png
First evolution
Dolliv
 Grass  Normal 

0930Arboliva.png
Second evolution
Arboliva
 Grass  Normal 


In the anime

Arboliva in the anime

Major appearances

A giant Arboliva debuted at the end of Nemona and Brassius and..., reappearing in HZ011 as the guardian of Arboliva Forest. In the next episode, after the Rising Volt Tacklers has helped to heal the damage done to the forest by a wildfire, Arboliva returned to its Ancient Poké Ball and allowed itself to be taken under Liko's care. In the same episode, it was revealed to have been one of the partners of the ancient adventurer Lucius.

Minor appearances


In the manga

In the TCG

Main article: Arboliva (TCG)

Game data

Pokédex entries

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation IX.
Generation IX Paldea
#86
Kitakami
#—
Blueberry
#—
Scarlet This calm Pokémon is very compassionate. It will share its delicious, nutrient-rich oil with weakened Pokémon.
Violet This Pokémon drives back enemies by launching its rich, aromatic oil at them with enough force to smash a boulder.


Pokédex Image Arboliva SV.png
Arboliva in the Paldea Pokédex

Game locations

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation IX.
Generation IX
Scarlet Violet
Tera Raid Battles (5★)

In side games

Held items

Stats

Base stats

Stat Range
At Lv. 50 At Lv. 100
78
138 - 185 266 - 360
69
66 - 133 128 - 260
90
85 - 156 166 - 306
125
117 - 194 229 - 383
109
102 - 177 200 - 348
39
39 - 100 74 - 194
Total:
510
Other Pokémon with this total
  • Minimum stats are calculated with 0 EVs, IVs of 0, and (if applicable) a hindering nature.
  • Maximum stats are calculated with 252 EVs, IVs of 31, and (if applicable) a helpful nature.

Type effectiveness

Under normal battle conditions in Generation IX, this Pokémon is:
Damaged
normally by:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water ½×
Grass ½×
Electric ½×
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Weak to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water ½×
Grass ½×
Electric ½×
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Immune to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water ½×
Grass ½×
Electric ½×
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Resistant to:
Normal
Fighting
Flying
Poison
Ground ½×
Rock
Bug
Ghost
Steel
Fire
Water ½×
Grass ½×
Electric ½×
Psychic
Ice
Dragon
Dark
Fairy
None
Notes:

Learnset

By leveling up

Generation IX
Other generations:
None
 Level   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP
011 Mirror Coat Psychic Special 0000 100100% 20
011 Safeguard Normal Status 0000 00——% 25
011 Tackle Normal Physical 04040 100100% 35
011 Sweet Scent Normal Status 0000 100100% 20
055 Absorb Grass Special 02020 100100% 25
077 Growth Normal Status 0000 00——% 20
1010 Razor Leaf Grass Physical 05555 09595% 25
1313 Helping Hand Normal Status 0000 00——% 20
1616 Flail Normal Physical 0000 100100% 15
2020 Mega Drain Grass Special 04040 100100% 15
2323 Grassy Terrain Grass Status 0000 00——% 10
2929 Seed Bomb Grass Physical 08080 100100% 15
3434 Energy Ball Grass Special 09090 100100% 10
3939 Leech Seed Grass Status 0000 09090% 10
4646 Terrain Pulse Normal Special 05050 100100% 10
5252 Petal Blizzard Grass Physical 09090 100100% 15
5858 Petal Dance Grass Special 120120 100100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Arboliva
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Arboliva

By TM

Generation IX
Other generations:
None
   TM   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
TM002Bag TM Fairy SV Sprite.png TM002 Charm Fairy Status 0000 100}}100% 20
TM007Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM007 Protect Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM020Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM020 Trailblaze Grass Physical 05050 100}}100% 20
TM025Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM025 Facade Normal Physical 07070 100}}100% 20
TM032Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM032 Swift Normal Special 06060 00—}}—% 20
TM033Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM033 Magical Leaf Grass Special 06060 00—}}—% 20
TM043Bag TM Dark SV Sprite.png TM043 Fling Dark Physical 0000 100}}100% 10
TM047Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM047 Endure Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM049Bag TM Fire SV Sprite.png TM049 Sunny Day Fire Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TM056Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM056 Bullet Seed Grass Physical 02525 100}}100% 30
TM070Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM070 Sleep Talk Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM071Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM071 Seed Bomb Grass Physical 08080 100}}100% 15
TM074Bag TM Psychic SV Sprite.png TM074 Reflect Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TM075Bag TM Psychic SV Sprite.png TM075 Light Screen Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 30
TM079Bag TM Fairy SV Sprite.png TM079 Dazzling Gleam Fairy Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TM080Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM080 Metronome Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM081Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM081 Grass Knot Grass Special 0000 100}}100% 20
TM085Bag TM Psychic SV Sprite.png TM085 Rest Psychic Status 0000 00—}}—% 5
TM103Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM103 Substitute Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM111Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM111 Giga Drain Grass Special 07575 100}}100% 10
TM117Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM117 Hyper Voice Normal Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TM119Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM119 Energy Ball Grass Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TM122Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM122 Encore Normal Status 0000 100}}100% 5
TM130Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM130 Helping Hand Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 20
TM131Bag TM Bug SV Sprite.png TM131 Pollen Puff Bug Special 09090 100}}100% 15
TM133Bag TM Ground SV Sprite.png TM133 Earth Power Ground Special 09090 100}}100% 10
TM137Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM137 Grassy Terrain Grass Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM152Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM152 Giga Impact Normal Physical 150150 090}}90% 5
TM159Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM159 Leaf Storm Grass Special 130130 090}}90% 5
TM163Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM163 Hyper Beam Normal Special 150150 090}}90% 5
TM168Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM168 Solar Beam Grass Special 120120 100}}100% 10
TM171Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM171 Tera Blast Normal Special 08080 100}}100% 10
TM190Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM190 Solar Blade Grass Physical 125125 100}}100% 10
TM193Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM193 Weather Ball Normal Special 05050 100}}100% 10
TM203Bag TM Normal SV Sprite.png TM203 Psych Up Normal Status 0000 00—}}—% 10
TM206Bag TM Grass SV Sprite.png TM206 Petal Blizzard Grass Physical 09090 100}}100% 15
TM227Bag TM Fairy SV Sprite.png TM227 Alluring Voice Fairy Special 08080 100}}100% 10
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Arboliva
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution or an alternate form of Arboliva

By breeding

Generation IX
Other generations:
None
 Parent   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
HoppipSkiploomJumpluffWhimsicott
Memento Dark Status 100% 10
Mirror Herb*
Strength Sap Grass Status 100% 10
BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurExeggcuteExeggutorExeggutorChikoritaBayleefMeganiumHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSeedotNuzleafShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraFoongusAmoongussFomantisLurantisComfey
Synthesis Grass Status —% 5
TM Normal*
Weather Ball Normal Special 50 100% 10
  • Moves marked with an asterisk (*) must be chain bred onto Arboliva
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Arboliva
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Arboliva

By a prior evolution

Generation IX
Other generations:
None
 Stage   Move   Type   Cat.   Pwr.   Acc.   PP 
This Pokémon has no moves exclusive to prior evolutions.
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Arboliva
  • Italic indicates a move that gets STAB only when used by an evolution of Arboliva

Side game data

Pokémon GO
GO0930.png Base HP: 186 Base Attack: 219 Base Defense: 189
Egg Distance: N/A Buddy Distance: 3 km Evolution Requirement: N/A
Fast Attacks: Razor Leaf, Tackle, Magical Leaf
Charged Attacks: Seed Bomb, Energy Ball, Earth Power, Trailblaze*

Evolution data

0928Smoliv.png
Unevolved
Smoliv
 Grass  Normal 
Rare Candy
Level 25
0929Dolliv.png
First evolution
Dolliv
 Grass  Normal 
Rare Candy
Level 35
0930Arboliva.png
Second evolution
Arboliva
 Grass  Normal 


Sprites

This Pokémon was unavailable prior to Generation IX.
Cross-Generation
HOME
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930MS.png For other sprites and images, please see Arboliva images on the Bulbagarden Archives.


Trivia

Origin

Arboliva may be based on an olive tree, with the fruits on its branches resembling Kalamata olives (or black olives in its Shiny coloration). It sometimes makes a pose resembling the olive wreath in battle. Its calm temperament may be inspired by the symbolism of the olive branch, which traditionally represents peace.

Arboliva may also be inspired by dryads, given its humanoid appearance and compassionate nature. Specifically, it may be based on the Hamadryad, dryads which lived in trees and were sometimes considered a part of the tree itself. Its wreath-like pose might also be interpreted as the indalo, a prehistoric symbol commonly found in the south of Spain.

Name origin

Arboliva may be a combination of arbor or árbol (Spanish for tree), olive or oliva (olive in various Romance languages), and diva.

Oliva may be derived from oliva or a combination of olive and diva.

In other languages

Language Title Meaning
Japan Flag.png Japanese オリーヴァ Oliva From oliva, olive, and diva
France Flag.png French Arboliva Same as English name
Spain Flag.png Spanish Arboliva Same as English name
Germany Flag.png German Olithena From Olive and Athena
Italy Flag.png Italian Arboliva Same as English name
South Korea Flag.png Korean 올리르바 Ollireuba From olive, diva, and possibly hierba
China and Taiwan Flags.png Mandarin Chinese 奧利瓦 / 奥利瓦 Àolìwǎ Transcription of Japanese name
Hong Kong Flag.png Cantonese Chinese 奧利瓦 Ouleihngáh Mandarin-based transcription of Japanese name


Related articles

External links

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