Houston Health Department- POLLEN AND MOLD


TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2019
Houston Pollen and Mold Count -  All counts below are in Cubic Meter Air

Tree Pollen
TREE POLLEN
EXTREMELY HEAVY
3,927
Weed Pollen
WEED POLLEN
LOW
6
Grass Pollen
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
6
Mold Pollen
MOLD SPORES
LOW
3,120

 
The Major Tree Pollen Counted:
  Acer (Maple) 48   Morus (Mulberry) 85
  Alnus (Alder) 0   Pinaceae (Pine) 98
  Betula (Birch) 24   Platanus (Sycamore) 66
  Carya (Hickory, Pecan) 0   Populus (Cottonwood) 12
  Celtis (Hackberry) 78
  Quercus (Oak) 3,219
  Corylus (Hazelnut) 0   Salix (Willow) 0
  Cupressaceae (Cedar) 6   Tilia (Linden) 0
  Fraxinus (Ash) 249   Ulmus (Elm) 0
  Juglans (Walnut) 12   
  Liquidamber (Sweet Gum) 12   Other Tree Pollen/Unknown 18
 
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) 0
  Cyperaceae(Sedge) 6
  Other Weed Pollen 0
 
The Major Mold Spores Counted:
  Algae 255
  Oidium/Erysiphe 0
  Alternaria 12   Penicillium/Aspergillus 133
  Ascopores 1,725   Periconia 18
  Basidiospores 218
 Pithomyces 0
  Cercospora 0   Rusts 42
  Cladosporium 552
  Smuts/Myxomycetes 115
  Curvularia 6
  Spegazzinia 2
  Dreshslera/Helminthosporium 0
  Stemphilium 0
  Epicoccum 24   Tetraploa 0
  Nigrospora 0
  Torula 18



*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Wednesday, March 20, 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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