Vileplume is a Tier 3 raid boss in Pokémon Go and is a part of the Lush Jungle Event 2022, running from March 22nd, 10 AM – March 29th, 8 PM, 2022.
Being a Grass/Poison type, it is weak to the Fire, , Ice and Psychic types.
Vileplume can be caught with the following CP values:
- 1391 – 1462 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
- 1739 – 1828 CP at Level 25 with Sunny or Cloudy weather boost
While high-level trainers can easily solo it with optimal counters, others would need around 2-3 trainers to beat Vileplume with ease.
Vileplume Raid Counters
Since Shadow Pokémon are extremely expensive to power up and require specific events to remove Frustration with a Charge TM, they will NOT be listed as raid counters in this article. That being said, if you have the shadow form of a listed raid counter Pokémon powered up and TMed, use it.
The best counters for Vileplume are the following:
|Charizard (Mega Y)||Fire Spin Fire||Blast Burn* Fire|
|Charizard (Mega X)||Fire Spin Fire||Blast Burn* Fire|
|Pidgeot (Mega)||Wing Attack||Brave Bird|
|Houndoom (Mega)||Fire Fang Fire||Flamethrower Fire|
|Mewtwo||Psycho Cut Psychic||Psystrike* Psychic|
|Gengar (Mega)||Lick* Ghost||Psychic* Psychic|
|Abomasnow (Mega)||Powder Snow Ice||Weather Ball Ice|
|Reshiram||Fire Fang Fire||Overheat Fire|
|Chandelure||Fire Spin Fire||Overheat Fire|
|Darmanitan (Galarian)||Ice Fang Ice||Avalanche Ice|
|Darmanitan||Fire Fang Fire||Overheat Fire|
|Moltres||Fire Spin Fire||Sky Attack*|
|Latios||Zen Headbutt Psychic||Psychic Psychic|
*denotes a legacy move
Stats and Max CP
|Max CP at Level 40 2559 | Max CP at Level 50 2893|
|ATK 202||DEF 167||HP 181|
|Weak to||Strong Against|
|Fire Ice Psychic||Fairy Grass Ground Rock Water|
|Fast Moves||Charge Moves|
All the best, trainers!