Chlorophyll (Ability)

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Chlorophyll ようりょくそ
Chlorophyll
Flavor text
Generation III
Raises Speed in sunshine.
Generation IV
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed in sunshine.
Generation V
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed in sunshine.
Generation VI
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in sunshine.
Generation VII
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in sunshine.SM
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in harsh sunlight.USUM
Generation VIII
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in harsh sunlight.
Generation IX
Boosts the Pokémon's Speed stat in harsh sunlight.

Chlorophyll (Japanese: ようりょくそ Chlorophyll) is an Ability introduced in Generation III.

Effect

In battle

During harsh sunlight, the Speed stat of Pokémon with this Ability is doubled.

Outside of battle

Chlorophyll has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Chlorophyll

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Bulbasaur Bulbasaur
Grass Poison Overgrow None Chlorophyll
Ivysaur Ivysaur
Grass Poison Overgrow None Chlorophyll
Venusaur Venusaur
Grass Poison Overgrow None Chlorophyll
Oddish Oddish
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Run Away
Gloom Gloom
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Stench
Vileplume Vileplume
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Effect Spore
Bellsprout Bellsprout
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Gluttony
Weepinbell Weepinbell
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Gluttony
Victreebel Victreebel
Grass Poison Chlorophyll None Gluttony
Exeggcute Exeggcute
Grass Psychic Chlorophyll None Harvest
Exeggutor Exeggutor
Grass Psychic Chlorophyll None Harvest
Tangela Tangela
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Leaf Guard Regenerator
Bellossom Bellossom
Grass Grass Chlorophyll None Healer
Hoppip Hoppip
Grass Flying Chlorophyll Leaf Guard Infiltrator
Skiploom Skiploom
Grass Flying Chlorophyll Leaf Guard Infiltrator
Jumpluff Jumpluff
Grass Flying Chlorophyll Leaf Guard Infiltrator
Sunkern Sunkern
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Solar Power Early Bird
Sunflora Sunflora
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Solar Power Early Bird
Seedot Seedot
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Nuzleaf Nuzleaf
Grass Dark Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Shiftry Shiftry
Grass Dark Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Tropius Tropius
Grass Flying Chlorophyll Solar Power Harvest
Cherubi Cherubi
Grass Grass Chlorophyll None None
Tangrowth Tangrowth
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Leaf Guard Regenerator
Leafeon Leafeon
Grass Grass Leaf Guard None Chlorophyll
Sewaddle Sewaddle
Bug Grass Swarm Chlorophyll Overcoat
Swadloon Swadloon
Bug Grass Leaf Guard Chlorophyll Overcoat
Leavanny Leavanny
Bug Grass Swarm Chlorophyll Overcoat
Cottonee Cottonee
Grass Fairy Prankster Infiltrator Chlorophyll
Whimsicott Whimsicott
Grass Fairy Prankster Infiltrator Chlorophyll
Petilil Petilil
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Own Tempo Leaf Guard
Lilligant Lilligant
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Own Tempo Leaf Guard
Lilligant Lilligant
Hisuian Form
Grass Fighting Chlorophyll Hustle Leaf Guard
Maractus Maractus
Grass Grass Water Absorb Chlorophyll Storm Drain
Deerling Deerling
Normal Grass Chlorophyll Sap Sipper Serene Grace
Sawsbuck Sawsbuck
Normal Grass Chlorophyll Sap Sipper Serene Grace
Capsakid Capsakid
Grass Grass Chlorophyll Insomnia Klutz
Scovillain Scovillain
Grass Fire Chlorophyll Insomnia Moody
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation IX games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV or later and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI or later.
  • For Generation VI games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VII or later.
  • For Generation VII games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VIII or later.
  • For Generation VIII games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IX or later.

In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Sunny weather, Pokémon can use an attack twice in one turn, using only one PP. Any linked moves will also attack twice. Solar Beam, being a single-turn move in harsh sunlight, will also be executed twice.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Boosts attack frequency if the weather is sunny.
MDTDS Raises the number of moves the Pokémon attempts per turn when it is sunny.
BSL ひざしがつよい てんきだと こうげきかいすうが あがる
MDGtI In sunny weather, it can use a move 2 times at once for only 1 PP.*
When the Pokémon uses a move in the Sunny weather condition, it uses it 2 times at once but only consumes PP for 1 use!*
SMD When the Pokémon uses a move when it's sunny, it uses the move 2 times at once but only consumes PP for 1 use!
MDRTDX When the Pokémon uses a move during Sunny weather or in Extremely Harsh Sunlight, it uses the move 2 times at once but only consumes PP for 1 use.


In the anime

Gardenia Cherubi Chlorophyll.png Ramos Jumpluff Sunny Day.png Ramos Weepinbell Chlorophyll.png None.png
Cherubi Jumpluff Weepinbell
The Pokémon can move faster than usual when the sunlight is bright.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
Cherubi Cherubi When the sunlight is bright, Cherubi can move faster than usual.
Gardenia's Cherubi The Grass Menagerie! Debut
Jumpluff Jumpluff When the sunlight is bright, Jumpluff can move faster than usual.
Ramos's Jumpluff The Green, Green Grass Types of Home! None
Weepinbell Weepinbell When the sunlight is bright, Weepinbell can move faster than usual.
Ramos's Weepinbell The Green, Green Grass Types of Home! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 葉綠素 Yihpluhksou
Mandarin 葉綠素 / 叶绿素 Yèlǜsù
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Chlorofyl
Finland Flag.png Finnish Yhteytys*
Lehtivihreä*
France Flag.png French Chlorophylle*
Chlorophyle*
Germany Flag.png German Chlorophyll
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Klorofil
Italy Flag.png Italian Clorofilla
South Korea Flag.png Korean 엽록소 Yeoprokso
Poland Flag.png Polish Chlorofil
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Clorofila
Romania Flag.png Romanian Clorofila
Spain Flag.png Spanish Clorofila
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Klorofil
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Diệp Lục



Variations of the Ability Chlorophyll
ChlorophyllSwift SwimSand RushSlush Rush
Abilities affected by weather conditions
Sand VeilSwift SwimChlorophyllRain DishForecastSnow CloakDry SkinHydrationSolar PowerLeaf GuardIce BodyFlower GiftHarvestSand RushSand ForceSlush RushIce FaceProtosynthesisOrichalcum Pulse


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