Texas’ Unusually Cold Temperatures Have Had A Unique And Rare Side Effect

This winter has been an unusual one for us Texans, that’s for sure. Snow and/or ice on three separate occasions within a few weeks of each other would be a sigh of relief for Northerners, but we’re not used to this kind of weather down here – and neither is our environment. An interesting plant called “frostweed” has been spotted throughout the state recently, and it looks stranger than anything you’ve ever seen. Check it out:

For more information on frostweed, check out http://wildflowercenter.com.

Have you ever seen frostweed? Are there any other rare side effects of the recent cold temperatures that you’ve observed in Texas?