Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
2

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
22
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
14
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,082

 
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) 2
  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) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 0   Plantago (Plantain) 2
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 2
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2   Other Weed Pollen 16
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 16   Oidium/Erysiphe 2
  Alternaria 4   Penicillium/Aspergillus 14
  Ascopores 2,502   Periconia 2
  Basidiospores 637   Pithomyces 2
  Cercospora 20   Rusts 30
  Cladosporium 759   Smuts/Myxomycetes 56
  Curvularia 12
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 8
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 6
  Tetraploa 2
  Nigrospora 0   Torula 8



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, May 24, 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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