Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


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

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
LOW
4
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
NONE
0
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
2,485

 
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) 4
  Juglans (Walnut) 0
  
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 0   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 0
 
The Major Weed Pollen Counted:
  Ambrosia (Ragweed) 10   Plantago (Plantain) 0
  Artemeisia (Sage) 0   Rumex (Sheep Sorel) 0
  Asteraceae (Aster) 0   Typha (Cattail) 0
  Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) 0   Urticaceae (Nettle) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 0   Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 52   Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 2   Penicillium/Aspergillus 85
  Ascopores 868   Periconia 0
  Basidiospores 139   Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 0   Rusts 4
  Cladosporium 1,178   Smuts/Myxomycetes 121
  Curvularia 16   Spegazzinia 8
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 0
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 2
  Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 4   Torula 6



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