Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
346
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
52
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
50
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
10,261

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 6
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 6
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 105
  Populus (Cottonwood) 22
  Celtis (Hackberry) 56   Quercus (Oak) 117
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 12
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 10
  Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 8   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 4
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 6
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 24
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 2
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 6   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 8   Other Weed Pollen 6
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 32   Oidium/Erysiphe 12
  Alternaria 368   Penicillium/Aspergillus 56
  Ascopores 1134   Periconia 18
  Basidiospores 275   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 159   Rusts 50
  Cladosporium 7452   Smuts/Myxomycetes 486
  Curvularia 22   Spegazzinia 10
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 95
  Stemphilium 8
  Epicoccum 70   Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 0   Torula 12



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, April 27, 2018*
Recorded message is available at 713-247-5846.
Information about air quality is available by calling 832-393-5612.
For additional information, email to: rasmita.patel@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.


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National Allergy Bureau Pollen and Mold Report