Leaf Guard
In-game description
Prevents status conditions in sunny weather.

Leaf Guard is an ability introduced in Generation IV. So far, 3 Pokémon have this ability.


In battle

During intense sunlight, this Pokémon cannot be afflicted by non-volatile status conditions (burn, freeze, paralysis, poison, or sleep), nor can it be affected by Yawn, a held Flame Orb or Toxic Orb, or the move Rest. It can be seen as a sunny counterpart to Hydration.

Outside of battle

Leaf Guard has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Leaf Guard

Normal Ability

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#109 Icon109 Chicoatl
Grass Grass
#110 Icon110 Quetzoral
Grass Flying
#135 Icon135 Leafeon
Grass Grass

Abilities that activate in Harsh Sunlight
ChlorophyllLeaf GuardSolar Power
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