These plants love the limelight. Use them as focal points in bed, borders, and containers. 

Bergenia cillata
  Sempervivumarachnoideum 'Forest Frost'
Polemonium caeruleum 'Brise d'Anjou'
Helleborus 'Ivory Prince'
Diervilla sessifolia 'LPDC Podaras'
Dianthus gratianopolitanus
Acer palmatum 'Wolff'
Salvia pachyphylla
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Meandering Linda’
Helictotrichon sempervirens
Helleborus orientalis
Tulipa 'Esperanto'
Illicium parviflorum
Phyllostachys nigra
Carex buchananii
Verbena speciosa 'Imagination'
Geranium 'Ann Folkard'
Corydalis lutea
Sasa veitchii
Hosta 'Fort Knox'
Vancouveria hexandra
Heuchera villosa 'Bronze Wave'
Tulipa batalinii 'Bright Gem'
Ocimum basilicum
Yucca gloriosa