Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 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
206

Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
12
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
MEDIUM
7,649

 
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) 10
  Juglans (Walnut) 0   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 180   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 2   Urticaceae (Nettle) 10
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 4
  Other Weed Pollen 10
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 8
  Oidium/Erysiphe 12
  Alternaria 38   Penicillium/Aspergillus 192
  Ascopores 3,159   Periconia 32
  Basidiospores 1,366
 Pithomyces 4
  Cercospora 168   Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 1,944   Smuts/Myxomycetes 417
  Curvularia 162
  Spegazzinia 10
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 30
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2   Tetraploa 10
  Nigrospora 85   Torula 6



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Wednesday, September 26, 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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