Flower thrips

Flower thrips: Thrips orientalis

Symptoms of damage:

  • Nymphs and adults attack the flowers.
  • Brown streaks are seen on flower petals.

Identification of the pest: 

  • Nymphs – yellow colour
  • Adult – Black colour


  • Spray NSKE 5% or dimethoate 30 EC 2ml/lit or methyl demeton 25 EC 2ml/lit.




  • TamilNadu Agritech Portal
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