Kentucky Bluegrass Allergy

Kentucky bluegrass is one of the most significant grasses in terms of allergies. During the late spring and early summer, bluegrass pollinates and causes allergy problems, such as hay fever or allergic rhinitis. Common symptoms are itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, coughing, wheezing, or a rash.

Fast Facts:

  • There are over 1,000 types of grass, Kentucky bluegrass is one of the most common grass allergens.
  • Grass pollen is generally the main cause of late spring and early summer allergies.
  • An allergist can help determine if you suffer from seasonal allergies and which pollens may be causing your symptoms.