Hoar frost

Hoar frost

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Credit: ALAN L. DETRICK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Hoar frost. Patterns of ice crystals known as frost flowers. This is a type of hoar frost, and forms when the air is saturated with water vapour. The water vapour in the air crystallizes out on any rough surface, in this case minute scratches on a glass window.

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Keywords: christmas, climate, cold, crystal, crystals, flower, frost, frost flower, frost flowers, frozen, hoar, hoar frost, ice, ice crystal, ice crystals, meteorology, weather, winter, xmas

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