Cherubi • Generation VIII Pokédex

Cherubi
Pokédex Page for Cherubi

This is the Marriland Pokédex page for Cherubi, showing its information and moves in Pokémon Sword & Shield as well as Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

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Cherubi

Cherubi
Sprite of Cherubi in Pokémon HOME

Cherubi's Type

GRASS

Cherubi's Pokédex #s

National #
420
Galar #
128
Armor #
--
Crown #
--
Sinnoh #
58

Cherubi's Base Stats

HP:
45
Attack:
35
Defense:
45
Sp. Atk:
62
Sp. Def:
53
Speed:
35
Total:
275

Misc. Info

Height:
1'4" (0.4m)
Weight:
7.3 lbs. (3.3 kg)
Gender Ratio:
Egg Groups:
Fairy / Grass
EXP At Lv. 100:
1,000,000
EV Yield:
1 Sp. Atk
Base EXP:
55
Catch Rate:
190
Base Happiness:
70

Cherubi's Abilities

Here is what ability Cherubi has, along with its effect.
Chlorophyll
Doubles Cherubi's Speed while the weather is Sunny.

Weaknesses & Resistances

Below is a list of what Cherubi's weakness and resistance is to various types.
FIRE
ICE
POISON
FLYING
BUG
½
WATER
ELECTRIC
GRASS
GROUND

Cherubi's Evolution Line

Below you'll find a list of all Pokémon Cherubi evolves from or into, along with its evolution method.
Cherubi
Cherubi
starting form
Cherrim
Cherrim
at level 25

Cherubi's Moves in Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Below is a list of all of the moves that Cherubi can learn, along with what level it learns the move, the TM or TR number, and what egg moves it can learn, if any. Hover over a move (desktop/laptop) or click the ? button next to the move (mobile/tablet) to find out more about the move.

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Cherubi learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
1
Morning Sun
Heals 1/2 of Cherubi's max HP. 1/4 in bad weather or 2/3 while sunny.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 5 User
1
Tackle
Damages the target.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
40 100% 35 One Target
5
Leafage
Damages the target.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
40 100% 40 One Target
10
Growth
Raises Cherubi's Attack and Special Attack by one stage, or two stages if the weather is sunny.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
15
Helping Hand
Increases the power of ally Pokémon's moves for the rest of the turn.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 Ally
20
Magical Leaf
Doesn't miss the target.
GRASS
SPECIAL
60 -- 20 One Target
26
Leech Seed
Leeches the target by 1/8 its max HP each turn and heals Cherubi by that much.
GRASS
STATUS
-- 90% 10 One Target
30
Take Down
Cherubi takes 25% of Take Down's damage as recoil damage.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
90 85% 20 One Target
35
Petal Blizzard
Damages all nearby Pokémon.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
90 100% 15 All But Self
40
Worry Seed
Changes the target's ability to Insomnia until the target switches out.
GRASS
STATUS
-- 100% 10 One Target
45
Solar Beam
Charges for a turn, attacks on the second turn. No charge time in the sun; half damage in the rain.
GRASS
SPECIAL
120 100% 10 One Target

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught an unlimited number of times once the TM is obtained.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM10
Magical Leaf
Doesn't miss the target.
GRASS
SPECIAL
60 -- 20 One Target
TM11
Solar Beam
Charges for a turn, attacks on the second turn. No charge time in the sun; half damage in the rain.
GRASS
SPECIAL
120 100% 10 One Target
TM19
Safeguard
Protects your team from status conditions for the next 5 turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 25 User's Field
TM21
Rest
Cherubi restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM24
Snore
Can only be used while asleep. 30% chance of making the target flinch.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 15 One Target
TM25
Protect
Protects Cherubi from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM28
Giga Drain
Heals Cherubi by half the damage dealt.
GRASS
SPECIAL
75 100% 10 One Target
TM31
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM34
Sunny Day
Changes the weather to sunny for 5 turns.
FIRE
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM39
Facade
Does double damage if Cherubi is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM41
Helping Hand
Increases the power of ally Pokémon's moves for the rest of the turn.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 Ally
TM46
Weather Ball
Doubles its power and changes its type based on the weather condition.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 10 One Target
TM50
Bullet Seed
Hits the target two to five times in a row.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
25 100% 30 One Target
TM76
Round
Deals double damage if Round has already been used and causes any other Pokémon using Round to use it immediately afterward.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
60 100% 15 One Target
TM87
Draining Kiss
Heals Cherubi by 75% of the damage dealt to the target.
FAIRY
SPECIAL
50 100% 10 One Target
TM88
Grassy Terrain
Activates Grassy Terrain for 5 turns, which heals non-airborne Pokémon for 1/16 max HP each turn and powers up Grass-type moves by 50%.
GRASS
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field

TR Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn via TR (Technical Record). These moves can be taught only once per TR, but TRs can be obtained in the Wild Area and other locations.
TR Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TR00
Swords Dance
Raises Cherubi's Attack by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
TR20
Substitute
Costs 25% of Cherubi's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR26
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR27
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Cherubi's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TR59
Seed Bomb
Damages the target.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
TR65
Energy Ball
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
GRASS
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TR77
Grass Knot
Does more damage depending on how heavy the target is.
GRASS
SPECIAL
varies 100% 20 One Target
TR92
Dazzling Gleam
Damages all nearby enemies.
FAIRY
SPECIAL
80 100% 10 Nearby Enemies
TR96
Pollen Puff
If targeting an ally, heals the ally for 50% of its max HP instead of doing damage.
BUG
SPECIAL
90 100% 15 One Target

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Cherubi.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Razor Leaf
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
GRASS
PHYSICAL
55 95% 25 Nearby Enemies
EGG
Sweet Scent
Lowers all nearby enemies' Evasion by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 20 Nearby Enemies
EGG
Tickle
Lowers the target's Attack and Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
EGG
Nature Power
Changes to a different move based on the battle terrain.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 One Target
EGG
Aromatherapy
Heals all major status conditions for your entire party.
GRASS
STATUS
-- -- 5 All Allies
EGG
Heal Pulse
Restores the target's HP by 50% of its maximum HP.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 One Target
EGG
Healing Wish
Cherubi faints and fully restores the HP and status conditions of the next Pokémon sent out.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
EGG
Defense Curl
Raises Cherubi's Defense by one stage. Rollout and Ice Ball do double damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 40 User
EGG
Flower Shield
Raises all Grass-type Pokémon's Defense by one stage.
FAIRY
STATUS
-- -- 10 All Pokémon
EGG
Rollout
Lose control for up to 5 turns, with each hit doing 2× as much. Doubles damage if Defense Curl was used beforehand.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
30 90% 20 One Target

Move Tutor Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn from Move Tutors. Most of these require the Expansion Pass and can be found in the Isle of Armor's Dojo, costing some Armorite Ore to teach. However, there are a few moves that can be taught aside from this.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TUTOR
Grassy Glide
If Grassy Terrain is active, Grassy Glide has +1 priority.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target

Level Up Moves

Here are all of the moves Cherubi learns via level up. Anything marked "Evo." means it learns it upon evolving. If the level is 1, it can be relearned at a Pokémon Center.
Lv. Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
1
Morning Sun
Heals 1/2 of Cherubi's max HP. 1/4 in bad weather or 2/3 while sunny.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 5 User
1
Tackle
Damages the target.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
40 100% 35 One Target
5
Leafage
Damages the target.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
40 100% 40 One Target
10
Growth
Raises Cherubi's Attack and Special Attack by one stage, or two stages if the weather is sunny.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
15
Helping Hand
Increases the power of ally Pokémon's moves for the rest of the turn.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 Ally
20
Magical Leaf
Doesn't miss the target.
GRASS
SPECIAL
60 -- 20 One Target
26
Leech Seed
Leeches the target by 1/8 its max HP each turn and heals Cherubi by that much.
GRASS
STATUS
-- 90% 10 One Target
30
Take Down
Cherubi takes 25% of Take Down's damage as recoil damage.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
90 85% 20 One Target
35
Petal Blizzard
Damages all nearby Pokémon.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
90 100% 15 All But Self
40
Worry Seed
Changes the target's ability to Insomnia until the target switches out.
GRASS
STATUS
-- 100% 10 One Target
45
Solar Beam
Charges for a turn, attacks on the second turn. No charge time in the sun; half damage in the rain.
GRASS
SPECIAL
120 100% 10 One Target

TM Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn via TM (Technical Machine). These moves can be taught once per use of the TM.
TM Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
TM09
Bullet Seed
Hits the target two to five times in a row.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
25 100% 30 One Target
TM11
Sunny Day
Changes the weather to sunny for 5 turns.
FIRE
STATUS
-- -- 5 Entire Field
TM17
Protect
Protects Cherubi from attacks for a turn. Low chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM19
Giga Drain
Heals Cherubi by half the damage dealt.
GRASS
SPECIAL
75 100% 10 One Target
TM20
Safeguard
Protects your team from status conditions for the next 5 turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 25 User's Field
TM21
Dazzling Gleam
Damages all nearby enemies.
FAIRY
SPECIAL
80 100% 10 Nearby Enemies
TM22
Solar Beam
Charges for a turn, attacks on the second turn. No charge time in the sun; half damage in the rain.
GRASS
SPECIAL
120 100% 10 One Target
TM32
Double Team
Raises Cherubi's Evasion by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 15 User
TM42
Facade
Does double damage if Cherubi is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.
NORMAL
PHYSICAL
70 100% 20 One Target
TM44
Rest
Cherubi restores its HP to full and falls asleep for two turns.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM45
Attract
Infatuates Pokémon of the opposite gender.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 15 One Target
TM53
Energy Ball
10% chance of lowering the target's Sp. Def by one stage.
GRASS
SPECIAL
90 100% 10 One Target
TM58
Endure
Will survive any hit with at least 1 HP left this turn. 50% chance of working on consecutive turns.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM70
Flash
Lowers the target's Accuracy by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
TM75
Swords Dance
Raises Cherubi's Attack by two stages.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 User
TM82
Sleep Talk
Can only be used while asleep. Uses one of Cherubi's moves at random.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
TM86
Grass Knot
Does more damage depending on how heavy the target is.
GRASS
SPECIAL
varies 100% 20 One Target
TM87
Swagger
Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses it.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 85% 15 One Target
TM90
Substitute
Costs 25% of Cherubi's max HP. Sets up a Substitute to block effects and damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 10 User

Egg Moves

Here are all of the moves that Cherubi can learn as Egg Moves. In the case of evolved Pokémon, it shows what Egg Moves it can learn in its lowest evolutionary stage. Click the word EGG to find compatible breeding Pokémon to get that Egg Move onto Cherubi.
Move Type Category Power Acc.% PP Target Info
EGG
Razor Leaf
Has a higher critical hit rate. (+1 stage.)
GRASS
PHYSICAL
55 95% 25 Nearby Enemies
EGG
Sweet Scent
Lowers all nearby enemies' Evasion by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 20 Nearby Enemies
EGG
Tickle
Lowers the target's Attack and Defense by one stage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- 100% 20 One Target
EGG
Nature Power
Changes to a different move based on the battle terrain.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 20 One Target
EGG
Aromatherapy
Heals all major status conditions for your entire party.
GRASS
STATUS
-- -- 5 All Allies
EGG
Heal Pulse
Restores the target's HP by 50% of its maximum HP.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 One Target
EGG
Healing Wish
Cherubi faints and fully restores the HP and status conditions of the next Pokémon sent out.
PSYCHIC
STATUS
-- -- 10 User
EGG
Defense Curl
Raises Cherubi's Defense by one stage. Rollout and Ice Ball do double damage.
NORMAL
STATUS
-- -- 40 User
EGG
Flower Shield
Raises all Grass-type Pokémon's Defense by one stage.
FAIRY
STATUS
-- -- 10 All Pokémon
EGG
Rollout
Lose control for up to 5 turns, with each hit doing 2× as much. Doubles damage if Defense Curl was used beforehand.
ROCK
PHYSICAL
30 90% 20 One Target
EGG
Weather Ball
Doubles its power and changes its type based on the weather condition.
NORMAL
SPECIAL
50 100% 10 One Target
EGG
Seed Bomb
Damages the target.
GRASS
PHYSICAL
80 100% 15 One Target
EGG
Grassy Terrain
Activates Grassy Terrain for 5 turns, which heals non-airborne Pokémon for 1/16 max HP each turn and powers up Grass-type moves by 50%.
GRASS
STATUS
-- -- 10 Entire Field

Cherubi's Detailed Stats

Below you'll find a more detailed table containing Cherubi's calculated stats, which are the stats that you actually see displayed in game. These are affected by a variety of things, such as level, Effort Values (EVs), Individual Values (IVs), and Cherubi's Nature.

By default, the stats you see in the table below show four different possibilities, all assuming Cherubi is level 100: its stats with 0 EVs, 252+ (max) EVs, 0 IVs, and 31 (max) IVs. Nature is not shown by default, so its maximum is 10% higher than shown here, and minium 10% lower.
Stats at
level 100
0 EVs 252+ EVs Base Stat
Min Max Min Max
HP
200 231 263 294 45
Attack
75 106 138 169 35
Defense
95 126 158 189 45
Sp. Atk
129 160 192 223 62
Sp. Def
111 142 174 205 53
Speed
75 106 138 169 35
Total
275

Where to Find Cherubi in Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

If you're looking for where to find Cherubi, you'll find the various methods listed down below, along with any notes or special locations. This should help you figure out how to get Cherubi in Pokémon Sword & Shield. (Currently this does not show most "strong" static encounters or Max Raid Battles.)

Cherubi in the Wild

Galar Route 3

Shaking Tree Encounters
20% Lv. 8-13

Rolling Fields

Shaking Tree Encounters
20% Lv. 7-10

Dappled Grove

Shaking Tree Encounters
30% Lv. 11-15

Watchtower Ruins

Shaking Tree Encounters
50% Lv. 11-14

Axew's Eye

Shaking Tree Encounters
25% Lv. 35-40

Giant's Seat

Shaking Tree Encounters
30% Lv. 30-35

North Lake Miloch

Shaking Tree Encounters
50% Lv. 14-16

Motostoke Riverbank

Shaking Tree Encounters
15% Lv. 26-28

Bridge Field

Shaking Tree Encounters
25% Lv. 26-28

Giant's Mirror

Shaking Tree Encounters
25% Lv. 26-28

Hammerlocke Hills

Shaking Tree Encounters
25% Lv. 28-30

Giant's Cap

Shaking Tree Encounters
25% Lv. 26-28

Lake of Outrage

Shaking Tree Encounters
5% Lv. 50-52
Location information on where to find Cherubi in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl will be coming to the Marriland Pokédex in a future update! Thank you for your patience!

Pokédex Entries for Cherubi

Generation 8 Pokédex Entries

Sword
It nimbly dashes about to avoid getting pecked by bird Pokémon that would love to make off with its small, nutrient-rich storage ball.
Shield
The deeper a Cherubi's red, the more nutrients it has stockpiled in its body. And the sweeter and tastier its small ball!

Generation 6 Pokédex Entries

X Omega Ruby
Sunlight colors it red. When the small ball is drained of nutrients, it shrivels to herald evolution.
Y Alpha Sapphire
It evolves by sucking the energy out of the small ball where it had been storing nutrients.

Generation 5 Pokédex Entries

Black White Black 2 White 2
The small ball is not only filled with nutrients, it is also tasty. Starly try to peck it off.

Generation 4 Pokédex Entries

Diamond
The small ball holds the nutrients needed for evolution. Apparently, it is very sweet and tasty.
Pearl
Sunlight colors it red. When the small ball is drained of nutrients, it shrivels to herald evolution.
Platinum
The small ball is not only filled with nutrients, it is also tasty. STARLY try to peck it off.
HeartGold SoulSilver
It evolves by sucking the energy out of the small ball where it had been storing nutrients.
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