Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
EXTREMELY
HEAVY
5,736
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
6
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
24
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
2,829

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0   Morus (Mulberry) 48
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 425
  Betula (Birch) 42   Platanus (Sycamore) 121
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 91
  Celtis (Hackberry) 188
  Quercus (Oak) 4,428
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 6   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 303   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 60   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 24
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0
  Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0
  Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 6   Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 66
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 0
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 0
  Ascopores 1,846
  Periconia 6
  Basidiospores 267
  Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 0
  Rusts 18
  Cladosporium 479
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 121
  Curvularia 12
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 0
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 0
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 0
  Torula 12



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, March 19, 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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