Christchurch Botanical Gardens
John's Weather-Watcher
christchurch, new  zealand

Pollen Watch:  November 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
Birch (Betula)
birch


Native Podocarps (Rimu etc)
podocarp
Eucalyptus
eucalyptus
Manuka
manuka


Native Milkwoods
milkwood

Weeds

Plantain (Plantago)
plantain
Privet (Ligustrum)
privet
Nettles (Urtica)
nettles


Dock (Rumex)
dock
Sorrel (Rumex)
sorrel
Chenopod Weeds (eg. Fathen)
chenopod


Grasses

Cocksfoot (Dactylis)
cocksfoot
Yorkshire Fog (Holcus)
yorkshire fog
Ryegrass (Lolium)
ryegrass


Tall Fescue (Festuca)
fescue
Prairie Grass (Bromus)
prairie grass
Meadow Foxtail (Alopecurus)
foxtail