Gloom (Japanese: クサイハナ Kusaihana) is a Grass/Poison-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I.

Biology

Physiology

Gloom has a very wide mouth that is nearly always agape, with something that appears to be drool leaking. The flower on its head is large with four petals. Gloom also has some leaves sticking out of its sides.

Gender differences

Female Gloom have just one petal in the flower on its head, while the male have four.

Natural abilities

The drool of Gloom is very powerful; it can be smelt from miles away. Around 1 in 1000 people like to smell its drool, however.

Evolution

Gloom is the evolved form of Oddish, as of level 21. Gloom evolves into Vileplume by use of a Leaf Stone. Gloom can also evolve into Bellossom by use of a Sun Stone.

Game info

Game Locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Red and Blue Route 12-15 (Red only) Rare
Yellow Route 12-15, and Cerulean Cave Uncommon
Gold and Silver Route 5 Uncommon
Crystal Route 24 Uncommon
Ruby and Sapphire Route 121, 123, Safari Zone Uncommon
FireRed and LeafGreen Route 12-15, Berry Forest, Bond Bridge, Cape Brink, and Water Path (FireRed Only) Uncommon
Emerald Route 121, 123, Safari Zone Uncommon
Diamond and Pearl Route 224, 229, 230 Common
Platinum Route 224, 230 Uncommon
HeartGold and SoulSilver Route 5, 47, 48 Uncommon
Black and White Evolve Oddish (White only) None
X and Y Evolve Oddish/Friend Safari (Poison) None
Sword and Shield Axew's Eye, Giant's Cap, Giant's Mirror, North Lake Miloch

Max Raid Battle: Dappled Grove, Giant's Cap, Hammerlocke Hills, Motostoke Riverbank

Common


Side game locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Pokémon Channel Viridian Forest
Pokémon Pinball Ruby & Sapphire Evolve Oddish
Pokémon Trozei! Endless Level 2, 15, Forever Level 51, Mr. Fuji (Adventures)
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Silent Chasm (1-9F)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Apple Woods (7-12F)
Pokémon Ranger Olive Jungle
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Chroma Highlands
Pokémon Rumble Silent Forest
Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs Old Mansion, Forest Temple


Pokédex entries

  • Red and Blue

    The fluid that oozes from its mouth isn't drool. It's a nectar that is used to attract prey.

  • Yellow

    Smells incredibly foul! However, around 1 out of 1,000 people enjoy sniffing its nose-bending stink.

  • Gold

    What appears to be drool is actually sweet honey. It is very sticky and clings stubbornly if touched.

  • Silver

    It secretes a sticky drool-like honey. Although sweet, it smells to repulsive to get very close.

  • Crystal

    The smell from its drool-like syrup and the pollen on its petals is so bad, it may make opponents faint.

  • Ruby

    Gloom releases a foul fragrance from the pistil of its flower. When faced with danger, the stench worsens. If this Pokémon is feeling calm and secure, it does not release its usual stinky aroma.

  • Sapphire

    From its mouth Gloom drips honey that smells absolutely horrible. Apparently, it loves the horrid stench. It sniffs the noxious fumes and then drools even more of its honey.

  • FireRed

    Its pistils exude an incredibly foul odor. The horrid stench can cause fainting at a distance of 1.25 miles.

  • LeafGreen

    The fluid that oozes from its mouth isn't drool. It is a nectar that is used to attract prey.

  • Emerald

    A horribly noxious honey drools from its mouth. One whiff of the honey can result in memory loss. Some fans are said to enjoy this overwhelming stink, however.

  • Diamond

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • Pearl

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • Platinum

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • HeartGold

    What appears to be drool is actually sweet honey. It is very sticky and clings stubbornly if touched.

  • SoulSilver

    It secretes a sticky drool-like honey. Although sweet, it smells to repulsive to get very close.

  • Black

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • White

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • Black 2

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • White 2

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • X

    Smells incredibly foul! However, around one out of a thousand people enjoy sniffing its nose-bending stink.

  • Y

    The honey it drools from its mouth smells so atrocious, it can curl noses more than a mile away.

  • Omega Ruby

    Gloom releases a foul fragrance from the pistil of its flower. When faced with danger, the stench worsens. If this Pokémon is feeling calm and secure, it does not release its usual stinky aroma.

  • Alpha Sapphire

    From its mouth Gloom drips honey that smells absolutely horrible. Apparently, it loves the horrid stench. It sniffs the noxious fumes and then drools even more of its honey.

  • Let's Go, Pikachu!

    Smells incredibly foul! However, around 1 out of 1,000 people enjoy sniffing its nose-bending stink.

  • Let's Go, Eevee!

    Smells incredibly foul! However, around 1 out of 1,000 people enjoy sniffing its nose-bending stink.

  • Sword

    Its pistils exude an incredibly foul odor. The horrid stench can cause fainting at a distance of 1.25 miles.

  • Shield

    What appears to be drool is actually sweet honey. It is very sticky and clings stubbornly if touched.


Stats

Gloom's Stats
HP
60
Attack
65
Defense
70
Sp. Atk
85
Sp. Def
75
Speed
40
Total
395

Learnset

Leveling

LevelingGeneration VIII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
1 Growth —% 20 Normal Status
1 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special
1 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status
12 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
14 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Status
16 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Status
18 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Status
20 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
26 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
32 Moonblast 95 100% 15 Fairy Special
38 Grassy Terrain —% 10 Grass Status
44 Moonlight —% 5 Fairy Status
50 Petal Dance 120 100% 10 Grass Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VII
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
1 Growth —% 20 Normal Status
1 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status
1 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special
5 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status
9 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special
13 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Status
14 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Status
15 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Status
19 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
24 Lucky Chant —% 30 Normal Status
29 Moonlight —% 5 Fairy Status
34 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
39 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
44 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical
49 Petal Blizzard 90 100% 15 Grass Physical
54 Grassy Terrain —% 10 Grass Status
59 Petal Dance 120 100% 10 Grass Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special Smart 4 0 ♥
5 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
9 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special Smart 3 0 ♥
13 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Status Smart 3 0 ♥
15 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Status Smart 2 1 ♥
17 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Status Smart 1 3 ♥
23 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special Smart 2 3 ♥
29 Lucky Chant —% 30 Normal Status Cute 1 0 ♥
35 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Smart 1 0 ♥
41 Moonlight —% 5 Fairy Status Beauty 1 0 ♥
47 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special Smart 1 4 ♥
50 Petal Blizzard 90 100% 15 Grass Physical Beauty 2 2 ♥
53 Petal Dance 120 100% 10 Grass Special Beauty 3 0 ♥
56 Grassy Terrain —% 10 Grass Status Beauty 6 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration V
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special
5 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status
9 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special
13 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Status
15 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Status
17 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Status
23 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special
29 Lucky Chant —% 30 Normal Status
35 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical
41 Moonlight —% 5 Normal Status
47 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special
53 Petal Dance 120 100% 10 Grass Special
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration IV
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Special Smart 1
5 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Status Cute 1
9 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Special Smart 3
13 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Status Smart 2
15 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Status Smart 2
17 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Status Smart 2
23 Mega Drain 40 100% 15 Grass Special Smart 1
29 Lucky Chant —% 30 Normal Status Cute 2
35 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Cute 2
41 Moonlight —% 5 Normal Status Beauty 1
47 Giga Drain 75 100% 10 Grass Special Smart 1
53 Petal Dance 90 100% 10 Grass Special Beauty 0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration III
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass Smart 2 3 ♥
7 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal Cute 1 3 ♥
14 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison Smart 1 3 ♥
16 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass Smart 2 1 ♥
18 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass Smart 1 3 ♥
24 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison Smart 1 4 ♥
35 Moonlight —% 5 Normal Beauty 1 0 ♥
44 Petal Dance 70 100% 10 Grass Beauty 4 4 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration II
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass
1 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal
1 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison
1 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass
1 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass
24 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison
35 Moonlight —% 5 Normal
44 Petal Dance 70 100% 10 Grass
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

LevelingGeneration I
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Absorb 20 100% 25 Grass
1 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal
1 Poison Powder 75% 35 Poison
1 Stun Spore 75% 30 Grass
1 Sleep Powder 75% 15 Grass
28 Acid 40 100% 30 Poison
48 Petal Dance 70 100% 10 Grass
52 Solar Beam 70 100% 10 Grass
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status
TM99 Dazzling Gleam 80 100% 10 Fairy Special
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Clever 3 0 ♥
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Clever 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 3 ♥
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special Cool 3 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 4 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 1 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Tough 2 1 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Beautiful 2 0 ♥
TM53 Energy Ball 90 100% 10 Grass Special Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Cute 3 0 ♥
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 3 0 ♥
TM75 Swords Dance —% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM83 Infestation 20 100% 20 Bug Special Cute 3 0 ♥
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Cute 1 0 ♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 1 0 ♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Cute 2 0 ♥
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Clever 1 0 ♥
TM96 Nature Power —% 20 Normal Status Beautiful 1 0 ♥
TM99 Dazzling Gleam 80 100% 10 Fairy Special Beautiful 4 0 ♥
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Cool 4 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat.
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM09 Venoshock 65 100% 10 Poison Special
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM53 Energy Ball 80 100% 10 Grass Special
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Smart 2
TM09 Bullet Seed 10 100% 30 Grass Physical Cool 2
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Smart 1
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Beauty 2
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Cute 0
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 10 Grass Special Smart 1
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Special Cool 1
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Cool 2
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Special Tough 2
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Cute 2
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Smart 2
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM53 Energy Ball 80 100% 10 Grass Special Beauty 2
TM56 Fling 100% 10 Dark Physical Tough 1
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Tough 2
TM60 Drain Punch 60 100% 5 Fighting Physical Beauty 1
TM70 Flash 100% 20 Normal Status Beauty 2
TM75 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal Status Beauty 0
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Beauty 2
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Cute 3
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Cool 2
TM86 Grass Knot 100% 20 Grass Special Smart 2
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Cute 2
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Smart 1
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Cool 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Smart 3 0 ♥
TM09 Bullet Seed 10 100% 30 Grass Cool 2 1 ♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Smart 3 0 ♥
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Beauty 1 0 ♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass Smart 2 1 ♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass Cool 4 0 ♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Cool 2 0 ♥
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison Tough 2 1 ♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Smart 1 0 ♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Cute 2 0 ♥
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Cool 2 1 ♥
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal Beauty 3 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation II
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type
TM03 Curse —% 10 ???
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire
TM12 Sweet Scent 100% 20 Normal
TM13 Snore 40 100% 15 Normal
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal
TM19 Giga Drain 60 100% 5 Grass
TM20 Endure —% 10 Normal
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal
TM34 Swagger 90% 15 Normal
TM35 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal
TM36 Sludge Bomb 90 100% 10 Poison
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal
HM05 Flash 70% 20 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation I
TM/HM Move Power Accuracy PP Type
TM03 Swords Dance —% 30 Normal
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison
TM09 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal
TM10 Double-Edge 100 100% 15 Normal
TM20 Rage 20 100% 20 Normal
TM21 Mega Drain 40 100% 10 Grass
TM22 Solar Beam 120 100% 10 Grass
TM31 Mimic —% 10 Normal
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal
TM33 Reflect —% 20 Psychic
TM34 Bide —% 10 Normal
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic
TM50 Substitute —% 10 Normal
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Breeding

To see the Egg Moves that Gloom can learn, refer to Oddish.


Tutoring

Tutoring Generation VII
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You USUM —% 15 Normal Status
Drain Punch USUM 75 100% 10 Fighting Physical
Gastro Acid USUM 100% 10 Poison Status
Giga Drain USUM 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Seed Bomb USUM 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Snore USUM 50 100% 15 Normal Special
Synthesis USUM —% 5 Grass Status
Worry Seed USUM 100% 10 Grass Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation VI
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal Jam
After You ORAS —% 15 Normal Status Cute 3 0 ♥
Drain Punch ORAS 75 100% 10 Fighting Physical Tough 1 0 ♥
Gastro Acid ORAS 100% 10 Poison Status Tough 3 0 ♥
Giga Drain ORAS 75 100% 10 Grass Special Clever 1 4 ♥
Seed Bomb ORAS 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Tough 4 0 ♥
Snore ORAS 50 100% 15 Normal Special Cute 4 0 ♥
Synthesis ORAS —% 5 Grass Status Clever 1 0 ♥
Worry Seed ORAS 100% 10 Grass Status Clever 2 0 ♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation V
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
After You B2W2 —% 15 Normal Status
Drain Punch B2W2 75 100% 10 Fighting Physical
Gastro Acid B2W2 100% 10 Poison Status
Giga Drain B2W2 75 100% 10 Grass Special
Seed Bomb B2W2 80 100% 15 Grass Physical
Sleep Talk B2W2 —% 10 Normal Status
Snore B2W2 40 100% 15 Normal Special
Synthesis B2W2 —% 5 Grass Status
Worry Seed B2W2 100% 10 Grass Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation IV
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category Contest Category Appeal
Gastro Acid HGSSPt 100% 10 Poison Status Beauty 2
Seed Bomb HGSSPt 80 100% 15 Grass Physical Smart 3
Snore HGSSPt 40 100% 15 Normal Special Cute 3
Synthesis HGSSPt —% 5 Grass Status Smart 0
Worry Seed HGSS 100% 10 Grass Status Beauty 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Tutoring Generation III
Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Category Appeal Jam
Double-Edge FRLGEXD 120 100% 15 Normal Tough 6 0 ♥
Endure E —% 10 Normal Tough 2 0 ♥
Mimic FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Cute 1 0 ♥
Sleep Talk E —% 10 Normal Cute 3 0 ♥
Snore E 40 100% 15 Normal Cute 4 0 ♥
Substitute FRLGEXD —% 10 Normal Smart 2 0 ♥
Swagger EXD 90% 15 Normal Cute 2 0 ♥
Swords Dance FRLGE —% 30 Normal Beauty 1 0 ♥
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This Pokémon learns no moves by Tutoring.
Tutoring Generation II
Move Power Accuracy PP Type
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Sprites


Appearances

Anime

Erika's Gloom

Main article: Erika's Gloom

Erika has a Gloom appearing in Pokémon Scent-sation! on whom Ash rescued from Team Rocket who set the gym in flames. Florinda Showers has a Gloom appearing in Make Room For Gloom. In Pokémon Food Fight!, Gulzar had a Gloom. A Gloom appeared in Pinch Healing!, Pokémon Ranger and the Kidnapped Riolu! Part 1, League Unleashed!, respectively. Several appeared in Whichever Way the Wind Blows.

Trivia

  • Prior to Generation VIII and the introduction of Sirfetch'd, Gloom was the only dual-typed Pokémon that can evolve into a single-typed Pokémon, Bellossom.
  • Gloom is the only Grass-type Pokémon with the ability Stench.
  • Gloom and Eevee are the only Pokémon that can evolve in two different forms, both requiring an evolution stone.

Origin

Gloom appears to be based on a type of flower, the rafflesia.

Etymology

  • Gloom is simply based off of the words: gloom (sad). and bloom, the process of a plant opening its flower

Names in other languages

  • Japanese: Kusaihana (kusai hana literally means "stinking flower")
  • French: Ortide (mix of orite (nettle) and fetide (stinky))
  • Spanish: Gloom
  • German: Duflor (mix of duft (scent) and flor (bloom))

Gallery

See also

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