Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
HEAVY
100
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
8
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
HEAVY
26
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
5,334

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 0
  Morus (Mulberry) 0
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 2
  Betula (Birch) 0   Platanus (Sycamore) 0
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 36   Populus (Cottonwood) 2
  Celtis (Hackberry) 20
  Quercus (Oak) 34
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 0   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 6   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 6
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 2
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 4
  Other Weed Pollen 2
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 56
  Oidium/Erysiphe 8
  Alternaria 46   Penicillium/Aspergillus 135
  Ascopores 1948   Periconia 20
  Basidiospores 283
 Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 6
  Rusts 28
  Cladosporium 2595
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 139
  Curvularia 6
  Spegazzinia 0
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 10
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 14   Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 30   Torula 10



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Thursday, April 18, 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