Competitive Information for Bellossom [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Bellossom bellossom
Base Stats for Bellossom

Grass

Abilities:
ChlorophyllChlorophyll: If Sunny Day is active, this Pokemon's Speed is doubled.
,
HealerHealer: 30% chance of curing an adjacent ally's status at the end of each turn.


Evolutions / Family:
Oddish
Gloom
Bellossom
Vileplume

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


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Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Bellossom? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Sword/Shield 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 Sword/Shield generation metagame.


Common team mates for Bellossom in Pokemon Sword/Shield:

TorkoalCorsola-GalarIncineroarVenusaurDarmanitanCharizardHelioliskGyaradosWhimsicottAromatisse


Bellossom is an astounding Grass-typed Pokemon. It's super common to see Bellossom show up as a Sword/Shield opponent. Bellossom is weak to Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Poison-typed attacks.


Species: Bellossom
Item: Focus Sash / Leftovers
Ability: Chlorophyll
Nature: Timid (+Spe, -Atk)
EVs: 252 SpA / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Solar Beam / Strength Sap
- Sludge Bomb
- Dazzling Gleam
- Quiver Dance

Special Sweeper Bellossom (Popular/Trending)

Bellossom is an interesting Special Sweeper. It is meant to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Leftovers are always a great recovery option to ensure Bellossom last longer regaining it's HP every turn. Focus Sash helps protect Bellossom from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out (usually Quiver Dance to boost Bellossom for the following turns). With Chlorophyll, if sunny day is active Bellossom's speed is doubled.

Solar Beam is a special STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (charges turn 1. hits turn 2. no charge in sunlight).
Strength Sap is a status move (Bellossom heals hp=target's attack stat. lowers attack by 1 stage).
Sludge Bomb is a special 90-base power Poison-type move (30% chance to poison the target).
Dazzling Gleam is a special 80-base power Fairy-type move (no additional effect. hits adjacent foes).
Quiver Dance is a status move (raises your Bellossom's special attack, special defense, speed by 1 stage).




Species: Bellossom
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Chlorophyll
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 Atk / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Leaf Blade / Petal Blizzard
- Play Rough
- Drain Punch
- Facade

Physical Sweeper Bellossom (Chlorophyll)

Bellossom is a sensational Physical Sweeper. It attempts to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Life Orb boosts the power of Bellossom's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Chlorophyll, if sunny day is active Bellossom's speed is doubled. Facade's damage doubles when the user has a status affliction.

Leaf Blade is a physical STAB-boosted 90-base power Grass-type move (high critical hit ratio).
Petal Blizzard is a physical STAB-boosted 90-base power Grass-type move (no additional effect. hits adjacent pokemon).
Play Rough is a physical 90-base power Fairy-type move (10% chance to lower the target's attack by 1 stage).
Drain Punch is a physical 75-base power Fighting-type move (Bellossom recovers 50% of the damage dealt).
Facade is a physical 70-base power Normal-type move (power doubles if Bellossom is burn/poison/paralyzed).




Species: Bellossom
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Chlorophyll
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Petal Dance / Leaf Storm
- Moonblast / Dazzling Gleam
- Sludge Bomb
- Hyper Beam

Special Sweeper Bellossom (Chlorophyll)

Bellossom is a notable Special Sweeper. It was designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Life Orb boosts the power of Bellossom's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Chlorophyll, if sunny day is active Bellossom's speed is doubled.

Petal Dance is a special STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (lasts 2-3 turns. confuses your Bellossom afterwards).
Leaf Storm is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Grass-type move (lowers your Bellossom's special attack by 2 stages).
Moonblast is a special 95-base power Fairy-type move (30% chance to lower the target's special attack by 1 stage).
Dazzling Gleam is a special 80-base power Fairy-type move (no additional effect. hits adjacent foes).
Sludge Bomb is a special 90-base power Poison-type move (30% chance to poison the target).
Hyper Beam is a special 150-base power Normal-type move (Bellossom cannot move next turn).



Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Bellossom? These builds have been optimized for Sword/Shield 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 Sword/Shield generation metagame.


Common team mates for Bellossom in Pokemon Sword/Shield:

TorkoalCorsola-GalarIncineroarVenusaurDarmanitanCharizardHelioliskGyaradosWhimsicottAromatisse


Species: Bellossom
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Chlorophyll
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 Atk / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Petal Blizzard / Razor Leaf
- Play Rough
- Drain Punch
- Facade

Doubles Physical Sweeper Bellossom (Chlorophyll)

Bellossom is an outstanding Physical Sweeper. It is meant to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Life Orb boosts the power of Bellossom's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Chlorophyll, if sunny day is active Bellossom's speed is doubled. Facade's damage doubles when the user has a status affliction.

Petal Blizzard is a physical STAB-boosted 90-base power Grass-type move (no additional effect. hits adjacent pokemon).
Razor Leaf is a physical STAB-boosted 55-base power Grass-type move (high critical hit ratio. hits adjacent foes).
Play Rough is a physical 90-base power Fairy-type move (10% chance to lower the target's attack by 1 stage).
Drain Punch is a physical 75-base power Fighting-type move (Bellossom recovers 50% of the damage dealt).
Facade is a physical 70-base power Normal-type move (power doubles if Bellossom is burn/poison/paralyzed).




Species: Bellossom
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Chlorophyll
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Petal Dance / Leaf Storm
- Dazzling Gleam / Moonblast
- Sludge Bomb / Acid
- Hyper Beam

Doubles Special Sweeper Bellossom (Chlorophyll)

Bellossom is a fabulous Special Sweeper. It's goal is to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Life Orb boosts the power of Bellossom's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Chlorophyll, if sunny day is active Bellossom's speed is doubled.

Petal Dance is a special STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (lasts 2-3 turns. confuses your Bellossom afterwards).
Leaf Storm is a special STAB-boosted 130-base power Grass-type move (lowers your Bellossom's special attack by 2 stages).
Dazzling Gleam is a special 80-base power Fairy-type move (no additional effect. hits adjacent foes).
Moonblast is a special 95-base power Fairy-type move (30% chance to lower the target's special attack by 1 stage).
Sludge Bomb is a special 90-base power Poison-type move (30% chance to poison the target).
Acid is a special 40-base power Poison-type move (10% chance to lower the foes special defense by 1 stage).
Hyper Beam is a special 150-base power Normal-type move (Bellossom cannot move next turn).



Movepool


Wondering what moves can Bellossom 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
Absorb
20
100%
25
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Acid
40
100%
30
10% chance to lower the foe(s) Sp. Def by 1.
Dazzling Gleam
80
100%
10
No additional effect. Hits adjacent foes.
Energy Ball
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
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.
Leaf Storm
130
90%
5
Lowers the user's Sp. Atk by 2.
Magical Leaf
60
--
20
This move does not check accuracy.
Mega Drain
40
100%
15
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Moonblast
95
100%
15
30% chance to lower the target's Sp. Atk by 1.
Petal Dance
120
100%
10
Lasts 2-3 turns. Confuses the user afterwards.
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.
Venoshock
65
100%
10
Power doubles if the target is poisoned.
Bullet Seed
25
100%
30
Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Drain Punch
75
100%
10
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Facade
70
100%
20
Power doubles if user is burn/poison/paralyzed.
Flail
--
100%
15
More power the less HP the user has left.
Fling
--
100%
10
Flings the user's item at the target. Power varies.
Giga Impact
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Leaf Blade
90
100%
15
High critical hit ratio.
Petal Blizzard
90
100%
15
No additional effect. Hits adjacent Pokemon.
Play Rough
90
90%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Attack by 1.
Razor Leaf
55
95%
25
High critical hit ratio. Hits adjacent foes.
Seed Bomb
80
100%
15
No additional effect.
After You
--
--
15
The target makes its move right after the user.
Attract
--
100%
15
A target of the opposite gender gets infatuated.
Baton Pass
--
--
40
User switches, passing stat changes and more.
Charm
--
100%
20
Lowers the target's Attack by 2.
Endure
--
--
10
User survives attacks this turn with at least 1 HP.
Grassy Terrain
--
--
10
5 turns. Grounded: +Grass power, +1/16 max HP.
Growth
--
--
20
Raises user's Attack and Sp. Atk by 1; 2 in Sun.
Helping Hand
--
--
20
One adjacent ally's move power is 1.5x this turn.
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.
Moonlight
--
--
5
Heals the user by a weather-dependent amount.
Nature Power
--
--
20
Attack depends on terrain (default Tri Attack).
Poison Powder
--
75%
35
Poisons the target.
Protect
--
--
10
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Quiver Dance
--
--
20
Raises the user's Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, Speed by 1.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Safeguard
--
--
25
For 5 turns, protects user's party from status.
Sleep Powder
--
75%
15
Causes the target to fall asleep.
Sleep Talk
--
--
10
User must be asleep. Uses another known move.
Strength Sap
--
100%
10
User heals HP=target's Atk stat. Lowers Atk by 1.
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.
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.
Teeter Dance
--
100%
20
Confuses adjacent Pokemon.
Tickle
--
100%
20
Lowers the target's Attack and Defense by 1.
Toxic
--
90%
10
Badly poisons the target. Poison types can't miss.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Bellossom can perform in Sword/Shield. 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 SS Move and Ability Combos for Bellossom

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