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The official name of this plant is Loquat. However, a literal translation can be found in its infobox. The official name is to be used on all pages that refer to this plant.

Loquat (旋涡枇杷; pinyin: xuánwō pípá) is the first plant obtained in Sky City in the Chinese version of Plants vs. Zombies 2. It draws zombies from a 3x3 area, behaving like Sweet Potato, but it smacks the zombies it pulls on each other, which can deal massive damage to the zombies it pulls.

Almanac entry

旋涡枇杷 (Loquat)
Sun cost: 75

DAMAGE: Massive
AREA: 3x3



    In English:

    Loquat creates a vortex, that pulls zombies together.

    Special: Generates a whirlwind, that pulls zombies in the sky.

    Plant features: yellow plant, tornado family

    Loquat, who dreams of becoming a ballet dancer, has one trick: She can rotate many rounds in place. "I think I will be able to become the world's greatest ballet dancer, but no one wants to hire me, I do not understand why." Loquat says in frustration, as she swallows a large mouthful of ice-cream.



Zombies will be pulled together normally but will not be spread out.

Level upgrade

Level Upgrades Description
LevelIcon2New Loquat Upgrade 1
Fierce Wind
Wind produced by Loquat can pull down level 1 zombies directly.
Combat Training
Loquat gains 50% more attack power and health (150% of initial).
LevelIcon3New Loquat Upgrade 2
Makes Fierce Wind effective toward level 2 zombies.
Cell Activation
Loquat gains another 50% more attack power and health (200% of initial).

Note: Loquat cannot be upgraded to level 4.


This plant is completely useless by itself (unless costumed). A good way to use this plant is to combine it with Cherry Bomb, Grapeshot or, Jalapeno, but you have to time their usage.

This plant is better used with its costume. Using Area-of-Effect plants such as SpikeweedPotato Mine and Winter Melon can deal with the increased stack. Just don't let the stack reach your plants or it will quickly tear through the defenses easily.

This plant is best to use at where it belongs, as it can deal damage to zombies there, and this is also where its level up works.

Loquats are also able to block the bullet attack of the Zombot Eagle-tron, which can wipe clean the lawn if not blocked effectively.




  • It reuses Rotobaga's rotor texture.
  • This, along with Grapeshot and Cherry Bomb are the only instant-use plants with in-game obtainable costumes.
  • It damages flying zombies in Sky City.
  • It faces the left of the screen, unlike any other plant.
    • This might be because it spins.
  • For some reason, it is not considered as a "Flying plant" in its Plant features in the Almanac.
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