Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Monday, December 9, 2019


Houston pollen and mold count — All counts below are in cubic meter air


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
MEDIUM
16

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
NONE

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
2

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,280

 
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) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 0
  Celtis (Hackberry) 0
  Quercus (Oak) 0
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 16   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 0   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
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 34   Penicillium/Aspergillus 40
 Ascospores 818   Periconia 4
  Basidiospores 589
 Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 12
  Rusts 2
  Cladosporium 2606
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 117
  Curvularia 6
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 18
  Stemphilium 10
  Epicoccum 6
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 12   Torula 4


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, December 10, 2019*
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