Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
10
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
273

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
8

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
HEAVY
14,381

 
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) 8
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 2
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 255   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0
  Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0
  Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 2   Urticaceae (Nettle) 2
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 8   Other Weed Pollen 6
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 16
  Oidium/Erysiphe 34
  Alternaria 54
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 226
  Ascopores 5,996
  Periconia 6
  Basidiospores 2,727
  Pithomyces 4
  Cercospora 226
  Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 4,355
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 405
  Curvularia 127
  Spegazzinia 18
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 36
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 0
  Tetraploa 4
  Nigrospora 147
  Torula 0



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Tuesday, September 25, 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