The image you see on Earth is taken in Finland. Our planet gives more surprises than you think offering images that may appear from other worlds.
Trees in winter in Finland in the province of Lapland, when it snows and temperatures drop to -30 degrees Celsius levels freezing the atmosphere surrounding trees offering these ghostly images.
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By the way, how is because the low temperatures freeze the little water in the atmosphere (remember that even if you believe it is a very dry climate in winter) which, along with the winds and the shape of the trees offers these forms.
The tips due to the wind, ice deform the shape and makes it look like in the treetops “Smurf hat” is formed.