Robert Bergman

August 28, 2017

Carnival is an upbeat sativa-dominant hybrid that is fruity and sweet in aroma and flavor, enhancing its lush cerebral effects. This strain is suitable for cultivating in an indoor as well as outdoor setting, thriving in relatively fuss free conditions, as long as it is exposed to a lot of light.

Carnival is a sweet and soothing strain that was created by the Ministry Of Cannabis, and was inspired by the colorful and vibrant festivals on the streets of Brazil. This cerebral strain was made by crossing sativa Haze with and unknown male phenotype, resulting in this delicious beauty of a plant.

This strain’s effects are powerful and potent, which we can thank its high THC levels for. Carnival can be an ideal strain for even novice growers to cultivate, as it can be maintained quite easily and without much of a fuss, and is quite resistant to common molds and diseases.

Information about Carnival:

EFFECTS talkative – 10
uplifted – 10
happy – 10
energetic – 9
relaxed – 9
dry eyes – 10
dizzy – 9
headache – 9
anxious – 1
FRAGRANCE ruity, grape, sweet
FLAVORS earthy, pine, citrus, fruity
MEDICAL depression – 10
eye pressure – 10
fatigue – 10
insomnia – 10
lack of appetite – 10
THC CONTENT % 23%-25%
CBD % 1%
INDICA / SATIVA % 25% / 75%
OUTDOOR YIELD 18oz/ plant
CLIMATE warm and sunny outdoor climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASE resistant to common molds and mildew

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


Carnival is an upbeat strain, due to its strong sativa roots. This strain is perfect for those nights when you are up for a little socializing – even if you are a little tired, this strain can do its magic, turning you into a social butterfly in absolutely no time.

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When you smoke this vibrant strain, you will become more talkative than usual, wanting to share and exchange stories with those around you. Carnival can make you feel extra uplifted, so if you need to cheer up, this is a good strain to start with, as it will turn any frown upside down.

Carnival Effects
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Carnival can make you feel happy and joyous, encouraging you to get up and go on an adventure. You will feel inspired and extra energetic when smoking this strain, with your ideas running wild, making you more creative. You will feel relaxed and soothed cerebrally with this strain, allowing you to feel less stressed.


Carnival is an attractive flower that is marvelously fruity, and is instantly enticing the moment you are able to smell it. This strain contains traces of grape and its aroma is altogether very sweet and will be hard to miss, producing a fragrance that is noticeable even from afar.


Carnival is as tasty as it smells. This sativa dominant strain is all flavor, coating the inside of your mouth with a sticky and sweet taste that is also every fruity. One the exhale you can expect this strain to taste like an earthy pine, with gentle shocks of citrus.

Adverse Reaction

Carnival is a potent smoke, so you can expect that there will be some side effects. It is highly recommended that you take it easy on the dosage, as this strain can make you feel a little overwhelmed once you’ve had too much, especially for novices.

Carnival Adverse Reaction
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This strain is likely to make your mouth feel dry and your eyes dry and itchy, and often you might feel a little dizzy. Carnival can leave you with a bit of a headache in the end, and in very rare cases you may even feel a little anxious and nervous when smoking this strain.


Carnival is a potent medicinal strain that can reduce symptoms in countless conditions, making it a bit of a cure-all, especially for daytime consumption. This strain can help those who struggle to manage their depression as it is extremely uplifting and can encourage you to think more clearly and positively.

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This sativa dominant strain can relieve eye pressure in those patients who suffer from glaucoma. Carnival can also reverse chronic fatigue, and is therefore prescribed to those who need a bit of a pick me upper and physical motivation, especially when starting their days.

Carnival Medical
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Carnival can help reduce insomnia in long time sufferers, allowing them to fully be energized during the day so that they can sleep deeply at night. Patients who need help increasing their appetites can benefit from the regular use of this strain, as it can reduce their nausea and encourage them to consume healthier portions.


Carnival is easy to cultivate, as long as it is given much warmth and sunlight to thrive in. This strain can grow tall but not as tall as other sativas, so it is a suitable strain to grown even in an indoor setting. It is resistant to most diseases and can yield quite well when happy.

Flowering Time

Carnival grown indoors can be expected to yield an average of about 14 ounces of bud per square meter planted. This sativa dominant strain should take an average of about 8 to 9 weeks to fully flower and be ready for a harvest.

Carnival grown indoors can be expected to yield an average of about 18 ounces per plant. This strain should be ready for a generous harvest around the middle of October.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own Carnival? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


The founder of I Love Growing Marijuana, Robert Bergman, is a marijuana growing expert that enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He combines years of experience, ranging from small-scale grows to massive operations, with a passion for growing. His articles include tutorials on growing... [read more]


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