|Snowdrops glowing in the gloom,|
|daffodils thinking about opening, but perhaps not yet...|
|and pussy willows on Salix irorata - don't know if it yields a dye, although the bark is a purplish red;|
|..but Spring is nearly here.|
However, JM has already been busy dyeing: the amazing orange was achieved with eucalyptus leaves (the yellow is from the "exhaust", i.e. the colour left after the first dyebatch).