Root rot is one of the most common diseases snake plant owners will encounter. Left untreated it will cause stunted growth and the overall decline of the plant. However, with the right conditions, it is relatively easy to avoid.
Powdery mildew is a fungal infection that affects various plants, including Sansevieria trifasciata. The symptoms of this disease are similar across species, but various fungi can cause it ¹.
Southern blight is a serious snake plant fungal infection that can be lethal if left untreated. It is caused by the pathogen Sclerotium rolfsii, which spreads through the soil and quickly travels to infect the whole root system.