hikerpat wrote: I was at Biltmore Estate, in Asheville NC, on Jan. 29, 2013. I found this tree in flower and wonder... is it a Wintersweet, some kind of witch hazel, or something else? I'm really sorry I could not get a better shot - as it is, this has been cropped to as close as possible. Thanks for all your help. Someone on this site is very FAST at ID*ing plants!