Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
10
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
GREEN
10
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
11,011

 
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) 0
  Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 10
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 4   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 6
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 20   Oidium/Erysiphe 18
  Alternaria 52   Penicillium/Aspergillus 190
  Ascopores 4,659   Periconia 16
  Basidiospores 729   Pithomyces 14
  Cercospora 346   Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 4,556   Smuts/Myxomycetes 174
  Curvularia 139   Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 26
  Stemphilium 4
  Epicoccum 4
  Tetraploa 6
  Nigrospora 48   Torula 4



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, November 9, 2018*
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