ACER OPALUS The Italian maple has yellow flowers in early April.
CORNUS MAS This has many small yellow flowers in February.
PARROTIA PERSICA This bears very numerous small scarlet tassel-like flowers in February.
PRUNUS ‘Accolade’ is a semi-double pink cherry flowering in March; P. conradinae is a cherry with scented white or pinkish flowers in late February; P. dauidiana is a peach flowering in January, alba is a white form, rubra pink. P. ‘Fundanzakura’ (semperflorens) with pink buds and white flowers from November to April. P. ‘Kursar’ a bright pink cherry flowering in March; P. ‘Okami’ a cherry with carmine-pink flowers in March; P. ‘Pandora’ is a single pink, very floriferous Marchflowering cherry, giving good autumnal leaf color; P. subhirtella autumnalis carries semi-double white flowers (pink in rosea) from November to March.
SALIX CAPREA The goat willow has decorative catkins in March; S. daphnoides, the violet-willow, carries them even earlier.