A towering magnolia suffered damage at the Capitol in downtown Raleigh. Like all evergreens, magnolias endure more hardship in storms thanks to ice collected by their leaves.
A towering magnolia suffered damage at the Capitol in downtown Raleigh. Like all evergreens, magnolias endure more hardship in storms thanks to ice collected by their leaves. Josh Shaffer jshaffer@newsobserver.com
A towering magnolia suffered damage at the Capitol in downtown Raleigh. Like all evergreens, magnolias endure more hardship in storms thanks to ice collected by their leaves. Josh Shaffer jshaffer@newsobserver.com

Grand evergreen of the South laid low by snow

March 08, 2015 6:30 PM