Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Friday, July 12, 2019


Houston pollen and mold count — All counts below are in cubic meter air


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
12
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
12
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
14
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
6,890

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 4
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 8   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 2   Plantago (Plantain) 4
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2
  Other Weed Pollen 4
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 12
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 20   Penicillium/Aspergillus 164
  Ascopores 3,687   Periconia 4
  Basidiospores 923
 Pithomyces 16
  Cercospora 38
  Rusts 20
  Cladosporium 1,536
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 259
  Curvularia 115
  Spegazzinia 6
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 40
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2   Tetraploa 4
  Nigrospora 30   Torula 14


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Monday, July 15, 2019*
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Weekend Forecast


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW