Houston Health Department

Pollen and Mold: Tuesday, June 21, 2022


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


Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
0

Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
6

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
2

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
7,023

 
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) 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) 4
  Cyperaceae (Sedge) 0
  Other Weed Pollen 2
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 0
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 70
  Penicillium/Aspergillus 49
 Ascospores 4,126   Periconia 18
  Basidiospores 380  Pithomyces 8
  Cercospora 32   Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 2,077   Smuts/Myxomycetes 141
  Curvularia 40   Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 14
  Stemphilium 4
  Epicoccum 32   Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 20   Torula 10


*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Wednesday, June 22, 2022*
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For additional information, email to: pollen.mold@houstontx.gov or call 832-393-3920.
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