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Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Psychic Gym: How to beat Tulip from Alfornada

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Psychic Gym: How to beat Tulip from Alfornada

In this Alfornada Gym guide you will find all the tips you need to beat Tulip and get the Psy Badge on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet including the list of Pokémons with strengths and weaknesses.

Your adventure began in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, the new open-world game set in Paldea and as you fight to get the 8 badges here our guide for the next Gym.

Alfornada Gym - Psychic type

As in any arena, you will first have to pass an Exam (a sort of mini-game) before you can compete against the Champion.

  • Recommended level: 40 minimum

Fight against Tulip

The exam is over, go heal your Pokémon then return to the reception of the arena to challenge the champion. His team is mostly made up of Psychic-type Pokémon.

Tips for beating Psychic-type Arena

  • Tulip Weaknesses : Favor Pokémon and especially Bug , Ghost , and Dark type attacks.
  • Tulip strengths : be careful, his Plant-type attacks will be very strong against Combat and Poison.
  • Items : Remember to bring some Reminders and Potions. Don't forget to equip your Pokémon with battle items as well.

Pokémon used by Tulip

Here is the list of Pokémon he will use if you want to prepare yourself as well as possible:


Level 44

Normal/ Psychic Types


Level 44

Psychic / Fairy Types


Level 44

Type Psych


Level 45

Fairy type but it is Teracrystallized in Psychic type.


Once the fight is over, you will win 8,100 Pokédollars, the Psy Badge and the TM120. The level at which Pokémon can now obey you and at which capture is made easier depends on the number of badges you have.

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