‹ Exit photo gallery
WJLA, September 26, 2012

PHOTOS: Allergy season: ragweed vs. mold

Fall allergy season is here and it’s going to be a tough one. First, ragweed pollen is expected to be at an all-time high this autumn. And then there’s the dreaded mold allergy! If your nose is running and you’re reaching for a tissue right now, here’s a look at what might be causing you such misery.


Thanks to warm weather and enough rain, ragweed is expected to grow and produce lots of pollen in the D.C. area this fall.

(Photo: “Washington Monument, in the rain” © 2004 by ethanlindsey via Creative Commons/WJLA) of fullscreen mode

More: See all photo galleries

More Photo Galleries