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For more information about the character that this line is based on, see Bonk Choy.

The Choy line (菜问系; pinyin: cài wèn xì) is a Class A PvZAS Icon TenaciousTenacious plant line in Plants vs. Zombies: All Stars.

The line consists of Choy Ben (菜本; pinyin: cài běn), Bonk Choy (菜问; pinyin: cài wèn), and Tai Choy (菜极; pinyin: cài jí). They all specialize in stunning enemies and attack by punching twice.


220px-Bok Choy

All members of the Choy line are based on the Bok choy, a leafy vegetable popular in southern China and Southeast Asia. All members of the line are also named after Asian martial arts or artists.

Bonk Choy2
The second tier, Bonk Choy, is based on the plant of the same name in Plants vs. Zombies 2. His retained Chinese name, "Cai Wan", is a play on famous martial arts teacher Ip Kai-man.

The name of the third tier, Tai Choy, is a pun on the Chinese martial art Tai chi.

Almanac entry

Choy line Almanac

Ways to obtain

Tai Choy is given as a reward for completing a weekly streak of daily rewards, while puzzle pieces for this line can be obtained by replaying Ancient Egypt - Day 18 or Kongfu World - Day 3. Additionlal puzzle pieces can be obtained through Soulmates Puzzle system.


Abilities are unlocked by tiering up, while their effect is increased through star leveling.

Note: 10(+5)% means that at LV1 this ability has a 10% on LV1, 15% on LV2 and so on.

Tier Effect Description
1 Choy line Ability1
Knock out!
Rushes to the closest enemy in its lane and deals damage to all enemies in a column, stunning them for 2 turns as well.
Additional damage 320(+320).
2 Choy line Ability2
Body Mastery
Gains 528(+528) dodge and 188(+188) crit.
3 Choy line Ability3
Normal attacks deal 74(+74) more damage and have a chance to instanly kill a target with 300(+300) or less health remaining.

Star leveling

After unlocking the Choy line, additional puzzle pieces can be used to upgrade it, which increases its stats and ability LVs.

Stars Puzzle Pieces&LV IconAS required Upgrade Coins Stars Puzzle Pieces&LV IconAS required Upgrade Coins
1 Green StarAS 0 HP IconAS+439


0k 1 Purple StarAS 40 HP IconAS+873 100k
2 Green StarAS 2 Def IconAS+256 1k 2 Purple StarAS 40 Dmg IconAS+167 121k
3 Green StarAS 4 Dodge+292 4k 3 Purple StarAS 50 Dodge+960 144k
4 Green StarAS 8 Def IconAS+294 9k 4 Purple StarAS 50 HP IconAS+1010 169k
5 Green StarAS 15 HP IconAS+501


16k 5 Purple StarAS 60 Dmg IconAS+168


1 Blue StarAS 15 Def IconAS+369 25k 1 Orange StarAS 60 Dmg IconAS+208 225k
2 Blue StarAS 20 HP IconAS+609 36k 2 Orange StarAS 70 HP IconAS+1034 256k
3 Blue StarAS 20 Rigid+223 49k 3 Orange StarAS 70 Rigid+460 289k
4 Blue StarAS 30 HP IconAS+740 64k 4 Orange StarAS 80 Dmg IconAS+272 324k
5 Blue StarAS 30 Dmg IconAS+144


81k 5 Orange StarAS 80 HP IconAS+1089




Choy line stats will be increased if these specific plants are unlocked.

Plant line Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3
Nut line Wall-nut2
Holographic Tall-nutAS
Clover line BloverAS
Def IconAS+5%
Four-Leaf BloverAS
Def IconAS+10%
Fan BloverAS
Def IconAS+15%
Coffee line+
Cactus line
Coffee BeanAS+Ball CactusAS
Def IconAS+5%
Latte BeanAS+CactusAS
Def IconAS+10%
Mocha BeanAS+Tree CactusAS
Def IconAS+15%



Choy Ben

Bonk Choy

Tai Choy

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  • The Choy line was changed between updates.
    • There was a game mechanic, based on elements. Choy line element was air.
    • Choy line's feature was orange.
    • Beta designs for both the first and third tier looked exactly like Bonk Choy, with Tai Choy's design merely being a Bonk Choy in front of a yin-yang symbol.
    • Supposedly, two out of three line abilities were changed between versions.
      • Tier 1 active ability was called "Strong Punch", which read "Choy Ben deals damage to the first enemy in its lane."
      • Tier 2 passive ability was called "Rapid Mad-punch", which read "Strong Punch now deals damage in the surrounding eight spaces as well."
  • Even though members of the line punch twice, enemies only get hit once.
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