Pokemon
Regular
Shiny
Tangela
Grass Type
Vine Pokémon
Hisuian Pokedex: #095

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tangela is a Grass Type Vine Pokémon with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 1 Defense EV Yield. Tangela can be found with Chlorophyll, Leaf Guard and Regenerator as an Ability; we recommend the Lax Nature, based on 435 total combined Base Stats in PLA.

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Tangela Stats and Abilities

Based on Tangela Base IVs we consider this pokemon D-Tier choice. Tangela Highest IV Stat is Defense (115) and the Lowest being Special Defense (40).

Tangela Stats
Rank Stat Value
F
HP
65
E
Attack
55
C
Defense
115
A
Special Attack
100
F
Special Defense
40
E
Speed
60
D
Total
435
Tangela Details
Tangela Detail
Best Nature
Lax
+10% Defense
-10% Special Defense
Liked Foods
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg Groups
Grass
Tangela Abilities
Abilities Description
Ability 1
Chlorophyll
Chlorophyll doubles the ability-bearer's Speed during bright sunshine.
Ability 2
Leaf Guard
Leaf Guard prevents the bearer from succumbing to major status ailments (sleep, burns, poisoning, paralysis or freezing) during sunny weather.
Hidden Ability
Regenerator
A Pokémon with Regenerator restores 1/3 of its maximum HP when switching out.

How To Evolve Tangela in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Tangela requires (after Ancient Power learned) to evolve into Tangrowth.

Tangela Evolutions
Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Tangela
Grass Type
after Ancient Power learned
Tangrowth
Grass Type
Tangela Evolution Stat Changes
Evolutions Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
Tangela
435
65
55
100
115
40
60
Stat Change
+100
+35
+45
+10
+10
+10
+10
Tangrowth
535
100
100
110
125
50
50

Where To Find Tangela Locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus

List of Locations where you can find and catch Tangela in PLA.

Tangela has 2 spawn locations in Pokemon Legends Arceus. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 45 - 53 Tangrowth, within the Heart's Crag location via Space-Time Distortions.

Crimson Mirelands Tangela Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Tangela
Grass Type
Lv. 19 - 22
Crimson Mirelands
Gapejaw Bog
On Land
Very Common
Alabaster Icelands Tangela Locations
Pokemon Spawns Location How To Catch
Tangrowth
Grass Type
Lv. 45 - 53
Alabaster Icelands
Bonechill Wastes
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare
Tangrowth
Grass Type
Lv. 45 - 53
Alabaster Icelands
Heart's Crag
Space-Time Distortions
Very Rare

Pokemon LA Tangela Weakness

Tangela is a Grass Type pokemon. This will cause Tangela to take More Damage from Flying, Poison, Bug, Fire, Ice Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ground, Water, Grass, Electric Type moves.

Tangela Type Weakness
Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Flying
Poison
Bug
Fire
Ice
0.5x
Less Damage
Ground
Water
Grass
Electric
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Tangela Weak Against?

Tangela Weak Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Heatran
Fire Type
Steel Type
S
Tornadus
Flying Type
S
Enamorus
Fairy Type
Flying Type
S
Enamorus Therian
Fairy Type
Flying Type
S
Tornadus Therian
Flying Type

What pokemon is Tangela Strong Against?

Tangela Strong Against
Tier Pokemon
S
Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Origin Palkia
Water Type
Dragon Type
S
Garchomp
Dragon Type
Ground Type
S
Manaphy
Water Type
S
Shaymin Land
Grass Type

How To Complete Tangela Research Tasks in PLA

Research Task Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Task 4 Task 5 Task 6 Task 7
Number caught1361225
Number you've caught without being spotted124610
Number defeated1241015
Number of you've defeated with Fire-type moves124610
Times you have seen it use Ancient Power1361225
Times you've given it food12345
Number you've evolved1

Best Tangela Moves in Pokemon Legends Arceus

Best Moveset for Tangela Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Tangela Best Moves
Level Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
25
Energy Ball
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
34
Ancient Power
Special
60
100 5 May raise all user's stats at once.
15
Acid Spray
Special
40
100 20 Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense.
18
Double Hit
Physical
35
90 10 Hits twice in one turn.
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in Bold
Red Text
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Tangela Level Up Moves in PLA

List of Moves Tangela can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Legends Arceus. Level Requirements within (#) are the Level you (Master) the move at; this allows you to use the move in Agile and Strong Stance.

Tangela Level Up Moves
Level Move Description
1
(10)
Absorb
Grass Type
Power:
30
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Special

User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent.
6
(15)
Stun Spore
Grass Type
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 30
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
11
(20)
Poison Powder
Poison Type
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 35
Status

Poisons opponent.
15
(24)
Acid Spray
Poison Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Sharply lowers opponent's Special Defense.
18
(28)
Double Hit
Normal Type
Power: 35
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

Hits twice in one turn.
25
(35)
Energy Ball
Grass Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
34
(45)
Ancient Power
Rock Type
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

May raise all user's stats at once.
43
(54)
Sleep Powder
Grass Type
Power: —
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Status

Puts opponent to sleep.
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Tangela Move Shop Attacks in PLA

List of Moves Tangela can learn from the Move Shop.

Tangela Move Shop Moves
Move Shop Description
Rock Smash
Fighting Type
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
Rest
Psychic Type
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
Energy Ball
Grass Type
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
Sludge Bomb
Poison Type
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
Giga Impact
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
Hyper Beam
Normal Type
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
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Pokemon similar to Tangela based on Grass Type
Similar Grass Pokemon
TIER Pokemon Type Total HP Attack Special Attack Defense Special Defense Speed
S
Shaymin Sky-Pokemon-Image
Shaymin Sky
GRASS-Type FLYING-Type 600 100 103 120 75 75 127
S
Shaymin Land-Pokemon-Image
Shaymin Land
GRASS-Type 600 100 100 100 100 100 100
A
Tangrowth-Pokemon-Image
Tangrowth
GRASS-Type 535 100 100 110 125 50 50
A
Hisuian Decidueye-Pokemon-Image
Hisuian Decidueye
GRASS-Type FIGHTING-Type 530 88 112 95 80 95 60
B
Torterra-Pokemon-Image
Torterra
GRASS-Type GROUND-Type 525 95 109 75 105 85 56
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