Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


MONDAY, MAY 20, 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
38
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
4
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,945

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 6
  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) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 6
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0
  Plantago (Plantain) 2
  Artemeisia (Sage) 8
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0
  Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 16
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2   Other Weed Pollen 10
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 30
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 18
  Ascopores 2,199
  Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 716
  Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 20
  Rusts 12
  Cladosporium 1,755
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 149
  Curvularia 14
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 10
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 8
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 4
  Torula 10



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, May 21, 2019*
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