Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
92
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
NONE
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
2,414

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 2
  Morus (Mulberry) 2
  Alnus (Alder) 2   Pinaceae (Pine) 8
  Betula (Birch) 2   Platanus (Sycamore) 4
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 48
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 4
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 6   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 8   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 4
 
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 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 0   Penicillium/Aspergillus 40
  Ascopores 1825   Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 168
 Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 6   Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 281
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 76
  Curvularia 8
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 0
  Stemphilium 2
  Epicoccum 2   Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 2   Torula 0



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Thursday, February 21, 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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