Competitive Information for Alolan Exeggutor [Sun/Moon]

Competitive Pokemon Sun/Moon Movesets and Strategies for Exeggutor-alola exeggutor-alola
Base Stats for Exeggutor-Alola

Grass / Dragon

Abilities:
FriskFrisk: On switch-in, this Pokemon identifies the held items of all opposing Pokemon.
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HarvestHarvest: If last item used is a Berry, 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in Sun.


Evolutions / Family:
Exeggutor

Weakness Chart for Grass/Dragon-type:
Bug
Dark
Dragon
Electric
Fairy
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
2x
  
2x
0.25x
2x
  
  
2x
  
Grass
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Steel
Water
0.25x
0.5x
4x
  
2x
  
  
  
0.25x
¼x
½x
2x
4x

Optimize Exeggutor-alola's EVs for Sun/Moon

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Exeggutor-alola? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Sun/Moon Single Battles. The movesets and EVs have been specifically calibrated to deal the most amount of damage to the largest group of potentially common opponents and typing threats for the Sun/Moon generation metagame.


Common team mates for Exeggutor-alola in Pokemon Sun/Moon:

Tyranitar-MegaSlowbroEscavalierZapdosChanseyCrawdauntReuniclusCresseliaCamerupt-MegaMalamar


Exeggutor is a marvelous Grass and Dragon-typed Pokemon. It's a pretty common sight to see Exeggutor out in the 7th generation battlefield. Exeggutor is weak to Bug, Dragon, Fairy, Flying, Ice, and Poison-typed attacks.


Species: Exeggutor-Alola
Item: Sitrus Berry / Chesto Berry
Ability: Harvest
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 252 Hp / 252 SpA / 4 SpD
Moveset:
- Draco Meteor
- Leaf Storm / Giga Drain
- Flamethrower
- Trick Room

Special Tank Exeggutor-Alola (Popular/Trending)

Exeggutor is a phenomenal Special Tank. It is meant to take a large amount of hits from special attacks while dealing some decent damage. With Harvest, if last item used is a berry 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in sun.

Draco Meteor is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Dragon-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Leaf Storm is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Grass-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Giga Drain is a special STAB-boosted 75-base power Grass-type move (Exeggutor recovers 50% of the damage dealt).
Flamethrower is a special 90-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).
Trick Room is a status move (goes last. for 5 turns, turn order is reversed).



Species: Exeggutor-Alola
Item: Grassium Z / Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 Atk / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Wood Hammer / Seed Bomb
- Outrage / Dragon Hammer
- Earthquake / Double-Edge
- Superpower

Physical Sweeper Exeggutor-Alola (Harvest)

Exeggutor is a stupendous Physical Sweeper. It is primarily designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. With Harvest, if last item used is a berry 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in sun. Earthquake was added to provide additional threat coverage.

Wood Hammer is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (has 33% recoil).
Seed Bomb is a physical STAB-boosted 80-base power Grass-type move that deals a great amount of damage.
Outrage is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Dragon-type move (lasts 2-3 turns. confuses your Exeggutor afterwards).
Dragon Hammer is a physical STAB-boosted 90-base power Dragon-type move that deals a decent amount of damage.
Earthquake is a physical 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).
Double-Edge is a physical 120-base power Normal-type move (has 33% recoil).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's attack and defense by 1 stage).



Species: Exeggutor-Alola
Item: Grassium Z / Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Leaf Storm / Energy Ball
- Draco Meteor / Dragon Pulse
- Sludge Bomb
- Flamethrower

Special Sweeper Exeggutor-Alola (Harvest)

Exeggutor is a phenomenal Special Sweeper. This moveset attempts to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. With Harvest, if last item used is a berry 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in sun.

Leaf Storm is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Grass-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Energy Ball is a special STAB-boosted 90-base power Grass-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Draco Meteor is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Dragon-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Dragon Pulse is a special STAB-boosted 85-base power Dragon-type move that deals a hefty amount of damage.
Sludge Bomb is a special 90-base power Poison-type move (30% chance to poison the target).
Flamethrower is a special 90-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).


Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Exeggutor-alola? These builds have been optimized for Sun/Moon Double Battles. They have movesets and EVs specifically calibrated to generally work best versus multiple Pokemon at once as well as helping to support other team members and allys in the Sun/Moon generation metagame.


Common team mates for Exeggutor-alola in Pokemon Sun/Moon:

Tyranitar-MegaSlowbroEscavalierZapdosChanseyCrawdauntReuniclusCresseliaCamerupt-MegaMalamar


Species: Exeggutor-Alola
Item: Grassium Z / Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 Atk / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Wood Hammer / Seed Bomb
- Outrage / Dragon Hammer
- Earthquake / Bulldoze
- Superpower

Doubles Physical Sweeper Exeggutor-Alola (Harvest)

Exeggutor is a marvelous Physical Sweeper. It's goal is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. With Harvest, if last item used is a berry 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in sun.

Wood Hammer is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (has 33% recoil).
Seed Bomb is a physical STAB-boosted 80-base power Grass-type move that deals a substantial amount of damage.
Outrage is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Dragon-type move (lasts 2-3 turns. confuses your Exeggutor afterwards).
Dragon Hammer is a physical STAB-boosted 90-base power Dragon-type move that deals a mighty amount of damage.
Earthquake is a physical 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).
Bulldoze is a physical 60-base power Ground-type move (100% chance lower adjacent pkmn speed by 1 stage).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's attack and defense by 1 stage).



Species: Exeggutor-Alola
Item: Grassium Z / Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Leaf Storm / Energy Ball
- Draco Meteor / Dragon Pulse
- Sludge Bomb
- Flamethrower

Doubles Special Sweeper Exeggutor-Alola (Harvest)

Exeggutor is an extraordinary Special Sweeper. It is meant to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. With Harvest, if last item used is a berry 50% chance to restore it each end of turn. 100% in sun.

Leaf Storm is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Grass-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Energy Ball is a special STAB-boosted 90-base power Grass-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Draco Meteor is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Dragon-type move (lowers your Exeggutor's special attack by 2 stages).
Dragon Pulse is a special STAB-boosted 85-base power Dragon-type move that deals a great amount of damage.
Sludge Bomb is a special 90-base power Poison-type move (30% chance to poison the target).
Flamethrower is a special 90-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).


Movepool


Wondering what moves can Exeggutor-alola learn? Here is the list of moves this Pokemon can learn in this selected generation.
Sort and organize the learnset by move type, category, accuracy, and power. Bolded moves will gain the same-type attack bonus (STAB) if this Pokemon uses them.


Cat
Type
Movename
Damage
Accuracy
PP
Effect
Ancient Power
60
100%
5
10% chance to raise all stats by 1 (not acc/eva).
Confusion
50
100%
25
10% chance to confuse the target.
Draco Meteor
130
90%
5
Lowers the user's Sp. Atk by 2.
Dragon Pulse
85
100%
10
No additional effect.
Dream Eater
100
100%
15
User gains 1/2 HP inflicted. Sleeping target only.
Energy Ball
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Extrasensory
80
100%
20
10% chance to flinch the target.
Flamethrower
90
100%
15
10% chance to burn the target.
Giga Drain
75
100%
10
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Grass Knot
--
100%
20
More power the heavier the target.
Hyper Beam
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Infestation
20
100%
20
Traps and damages the target for 4-5 turns.
Leaf Storm
130
90%
5
Lowers the user's Sp. Atk by 2.
Mega Drain
40
100%
15
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Psychic
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Psyshock
80
100%
10
Damages target based on Defense, not Sp. Def.
Psywave
--
100%
15
Random damage equal to 0.5x-1.5x user's level.
Round
60
100%
15
Power doubles if others used Round this turn.
Sludge Bomb
90
100%
10
30% chance to poison the target.
Snore
50
100%
15
User must be asleep. 30% chance to flinch target.
Solar Beam
120
100%
10
Charges turn 1. Hits turn 2. No charge in sunlight.
Uproar
90
100%
10
Lasts 3 turns. Active Pokemon cannot fall asleep.
Barrage
15
85%
20
Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Bide
--
--
10
Waits 2 turns; deals double the damage taken.
Brick Break
75
100%
15
Destroys screens, unless the target is immune.
Brutal Swing
60
100%
20
No additional effect. Hits adjacent Pokemon.
Bulldoze
60
100%
20
100% chance lower adjacent Pkmn Speed by 1.
Bullet Seed
25
100%
30
Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Double-Edge
120
100%
15
Has 33% recoil.
Dragon Hammer
90
100%
15
No additional effect.
Dragon Tail
60
90%
10
Forces the target to switch to a random ally.
Earthquake
100
100%
10
Hits adjacent Pokemon. Double damage on Dig.
Egg Bomb
100
75%
10
No additional effect.
Explosion
250
100%
5
Hits adjacent Pokemon. The user faints.
Facade
70
100%
20
Power doubles if user is burn/poison/paralyzed.
Frustration
--
100%
20
Max 102 power at minimum Happiness.
Giga Impact
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Iron Head
80
100%
15
30% chance to flinch the target.
Iron Tail
100
75%
15
30% chance to lower the target's Defense by 1.
Knock Off
65
100%
20
1.5x damage if foe holds an item. Removes item.
Low Kick
--
100%
20
More power the heavier the target.
Natural Gift
--
100%
15
Power and type depends on the user's Berry.
Outrage
120
100%
10
Lasts 2-3 turns. Confuses the user afterwards.
Rage
20
100%
20
Raises the user's Attack by 1 if hit during use.
Return
--
100%
20
Max 102 power at maximum Happiness.
Rollout
30
90%
20
Power doubles with each hit. Repeats for 5 turns.
Secret Power
70
100%
20
Effect varies with terrain. (30% paralysis chance)
Seed Bomb
80
100%
15
No additional effect.
Self-Destruct
200
100%
5
Hits adjacent Pokemon. The user faints.
Stomping Tantrum
75
100%
10
Power doubles if the user's last move failed.
Strength
80
100%
15
No additional effect.
Superpower
120
100%
5
Lowers the user's Attack and Defense by 1.
Take Down
90
85%
20
Has 1/4 recoil.
Thief
60
100%
25
If the user has no item, it steals the target's.
Wood Hammer
120
100%
15
Has 33% recoil.
Zen Headbutt
80
90%
15
20% chance to flinch the target.
Attract
--
100%
15
A target of the opposite gender gets infatuated.
Bestow
--
--
15
User passes its held item to the target.
Block
--
--
5
Prevents the target from switching out.
Captivate
--
100%
20
Lowers the foe(s) Sp. Atk by 2 if opposite gender.
Celebrate
--
--
40
No competitive use.
Confide
--
--
20
Lowers the target's Sp. Atk by 1.
Curse
--
--
10
Curses if Ghost, else -1 Spe, +1 Atk, +1 Def.
Double Team
--
--
15
Raises the user's evasiveness by 1.
Endure
--
--
10
User survives attacks this turn with at least 1 HP.
Flash
--
100%
20
Lowers the target's accuracy by 1.
Grassy Terrain
--
--
10
5 turns. Grounded: +Grass power, +1/16 max HP.
Gravity
--
--
5
For 5 turns, negates all Ground immunities.
Hypnosis
--
60%
20
Causes the target to fall asleep.
Ingrain
--
--
20
Traps/grounds user; heals 1/16 max HP per turn.
Leech Seed
--
90%
10
1/8 of target's HP is restored to user every turn.
Light Screen
--
--
30
For 5 turns, special damage to allies is halved.
Lucky Chant
--
--
30
For 5 turns, shields user's party from critical hits.
Mimic
--
--
10
The last move the target used replaces this one.
Moonlight
--
--
5
Heals the user by a weather-dependent amount.
Nature Power
--
--
20
Attack depends on terrain (default Tri Attack).
Nightmare
--
100%
15
A sleeping target is hurt by 1/4 max HP per turn.
Poison Powder
--
75%
35
Poisons the target.
Power Swap
--
--
10
Swaps Attack and Sp. Atk stat stages with target.
Protect
--
--
10
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Psych Up
--
--
10
Copies the target's current stat stages.
Reflect
--
--
20
For 5 turns, physical damage to allies is halved.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Skill Swap
--
--
10
The user and the target trade Abilities.
Sleep Powder
--
75%
15
Causes the target to fall asleep.
Sleep Talk
--
--
10
User must be asleep. Uses another known move.
Stun Spore
--
75%
30
Paralyzes the target.
Substitute
--
--
10
User takes 1/4 its max HP to put in a substitute.
Sunny Day
--
--
5
For 5 turns, intense sunlight powers Fire moves.
Swagger
--
85%
15
Raises the target's Attack by 2 and confuses it.
Sweet Scent
--
100%
20
Lowers the foe(s) evasiveness by 2.
Swords Dance
--
--
20
Raises the user's Attack by 2.
Synthesis
--
--
5
Heals the user by a weather-dependent amount.
Telekinesis
--
--
15
For 3 turns, target floats but moves can't miss it.
Teleport
--
--
20
Fails when used.
Toxic
--
90%
10
Badly poisons the target. Poison types can't miss.
Trick Room
--
--
5
Goes last. For 5 turns, turn order is reversed.
Wish
--
--
10
Next turn, 50% of the user's max HP is restored.
Worry Seed
--
100%
10
The target's Ability becomes Insomnia.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Exeggutor-alola can perform in Sun/Moon. Not every combo going to be game-changing, but some can be pretty fun to play with. Sometimes these can be easily overlooked or forgotten, hence why we find and list them here. Discover what items, abilities, and moves this Pokemon can use in combination with each other to gain a strategic advantage in competitive battles.


Competitive SM Move and Ability Combos for Exeggutor-alola

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