Christchurch Botanical Gardens
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christchurch, new  zealand

Pollen Watch:  October 2021


Click to visit Allergy New Zealand for useful information, or phone 0800 340 800.

What is a Pollen Allergy?
What are the symptoms?
How can I prevent an allergic reaction?

(Click for answers below)


Trees, weeds and grasses contributing to the pollen count this month


Trees

Macrocarpa (Cupressus)
macrocarpa
Pinus Radiata (& other pinus)
pinus radiata
Gorse (Ulex)
gorse


Willow (salix)
willow
Poplar (Populus)
poplar
Oak (Quercus)
oak


Native Beech (Nothofagus)
native beech
Coprosma Species
coprosma
Elm (Ulmus)
elm


Sycamore (Acer)
sycamore
Maple (Acer)
maple
Birch (Betula)
birch


Plane (Platanus)
plane
Walnut (Juglans)
walnut
Mulberry (Morus)
mulberry


Weeds

Plantain (Plantago)
plantain
Nettles (Urtica)
nettles
Dock (Rumex)
dock


Sorrel (Rumex)
sorrel

Grasses

Yorkshire Fog (Holcus)
yorkshire fog
Meadow Foxtail (Alopecurus)
foxtail