Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, JANUARY 10 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
168

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
NONE

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,399

 
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) 90
  Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 62
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 16
 
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) 0   Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 40   Oidium/Erysiphe 2
  Alternaria 46   Penicillium/Aspergillus 170
  Ascopores 1,239   Periconia 10
  Basidiospores 801   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 20   Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 1834   Smuts/Myxomycetes 153
  Curvularia 22
  Spegazzinia 4
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 16
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 30
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 2   Torula 6



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, January 11, 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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