Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
EXTREMELY HEAVY
2,827

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
12
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
0
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
5,327

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 12
  Morus (Mulberry) 36
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 36
  Betula (Birch) 30   Platanus (Sycamore) 36
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0
  Populus (Cottonwood) 24
  Celtis (Hackberry) 224   Quercus (Oak) 2,308
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0
  Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 91
  Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 12   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 18
 
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) 12   Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0   Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 12   Penicillium/Aspergillus 90
  Ascopores 3,948   Periconia 6
  Basidiospores 139   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 102   Rusts 12
  Cladosporium 735   Smuts/Myxomycetes 261
  Curvularia 6
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 8
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 0   Torula 6



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, March 15, 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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