Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
MEDIUM
30
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
12
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
0

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
3,768

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 2
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 28   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) 6   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 2
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0
  Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 0   Other Weed Pollen 4
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 4
  Alternaria 62
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 38
  Ascopores 1,919
  Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 425
  Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 0
  Rusts 16
  Cladosporium 1,117
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 135
  Curvularia 2
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 2
  Stemphilium 24
  Epicoccum 8
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 6
  Torula 8



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, November 6, 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