Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
MEDIUM
26

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
24
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
5,768

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 8
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 10
  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 8
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 6
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 2
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 4   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 6   Other Weed Pollen 6
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0   Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 54   Penicillium/Aspergillus 120
  Ascopores 1713   Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 704   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 24   Rusts 20
  Cladosporium 2952   Smuts/Myxomycetes 139
  Curvularia 0
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 34
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 4   Torula 0



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, May 17, 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