Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
NONE
0
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
8

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
LOW
4

Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
4,988

 
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) 2   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 4   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 2   Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 6
  Oidium/Erysiphe 2
  Alternaria 58   Penicillium/Aspergillus 0
  Ascopores 2,247   Periconia 14
  Basidiospores 419   Pithomyces 6
  Cercospora 52   Rusts 0
  Cladosporium 1,494   Smuts/Myxomycetes 289
  Curvularia 149   Spegazzinia 14
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 58   Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 10
  Tetraploa 8
  Nigrospora 162
  Torula 0



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Thursday, August 16, 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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