Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
639
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
139

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
26

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
HEAVY
15,773

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 0
  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) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 639
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 111   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0
  Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 22   Urticaceae (Nettle) 2
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2   Other Weed Pollen 2
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 72
  Oidium/Erysiphe 8
  Alternaria 68
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 652
  Ascopores 5,601
  Periconia 68
  Basidiospores 1,865
  Pithomyces 4
  Cercospora 257
  Rusts 18
  Cladosporium 6,009
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 765
  Curvularia 147
  Spegazzinia 10
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 74
  Stemphilium 4
  Epicoccum 0
  Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 147
  Torula 2



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, September 18, 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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