Thrips are common pests that affect many plants including snake plants. They feed on the foliage and cause leaves to curl up. Thrips are generally harmful and destructive to whatever plant they infest.
They are also carriers of a number of viruses, such as tomato spotted wilt virus, tobacco virus, potato virus Y, and tobacco rattle virus. The main way that thrips cause damage to crops is by feeding on the leaves.
It is common to notice thrips on snake plant. However, this article teaches you how to eliminate them and take care of your plant until you are thrip free. Once you manage to eliminate these destructive pests, you will enjoy growing these plants.