“It is as beautiful as it is rare. A frost flower is created on autumn or early winter mornings when ice in extremely thin layers is pushed out from the stems of plants or occasionally wood. This extrusion creates wonderful patterns which curl and fold into gorgeous frozen petioles giving this phenomenon both its name and its appearance.”
I’m doing a Top 10 gifs of 2012 because people like pointless arbitrary lists at the end of the year. So, I’ll say this is #10 on the Top 10 Gifs of 2012.