How to Evolve Tangela in Pokemon Sword and Shield, Location and Stats

In this guide, we’ll detail all that you need to know about how to Evolve Tangela in Pokemon Sword and Shield, Location and Stats to add this creepy yet cute looking Pokemon to your roster.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Tangela

Tangela is a Grass Type Vine Pokemon that you can catch in the newly released Pokemon Sword and Shield Isle of Armor DLC.

Tangela Locations
Tangela can be found inside the Forest of Focus in the Overworld. It can spawn in the following weather conditions:

  • Normal Weather
  • Raining
  • Intense Sun
  • Overcast
  • Thunderstorm
  • Snowing
  • Snowstorm
  • Sandstorm
  • Fog

Tangela has a 16% chance of spawning in this location on Isle of Armor and it spawns at a level of 10-15. Tangela’s Capture Rate is 45%

How to Evolve Tangela
Tangela only has one evolution which evolves it into ‘Tangrowth’. If you are unsure how to evolve Tangela to Tangrowth, you need to have it learn an Ancient Power, which it can learn at level 24.

Tangela Abilities
Tangela has three unique abilities:

  • Leaf Guard: This ability makes Tangela immune to status condition when it’s in harsh sunlight.
  • Chlorophyll: This ability effectively doubles Tangela’s speed stat when it’s in sunlight.
  • Regenerator (Hidden Ability): Tangela regenerates up to 33.3% of its max HP when its withdrawn from battle.

Tangela Strengths and Weaknesses

Strengths
Since Tangela is a Grass Type Pokemon, it is strong against Water, Grass, Ground and Electric Type Moves. This means that Tangela takes 0.5x times damage against these moves.

Tangela works best against the following Pokemon:

  • Milotic
  • Rhyperior
  • Mamoswine
  • Lapras

Weaknesses
Tangela’s grassy nature makes it weak against Poison, Bug, Flying, Fire and Ice type moves. This means that Tangela takes 2x damage against these moves.

Tangela is weakest against the following Pokemon:

  • Togekiss
  • Vanilluxe
  • Noivern
  • Gyarados
  • Arcanine

Tangela Stats

HP 65
Attack 55
Defense 115
Special Attack 100
Special Defense 40
Speed 60