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

Gunnera manicata
Adiantum pedatum ssp. aleuticum
Rosa 'Basye's Purple'
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Candy Store’
Rosmarinus officinalis 'Salem'
Trillium luteum
Sedum tetractinum
Colocasia esculenta 'Coffee Cups'
Phyllostachys nuda
Miscanthus sinensis ‘Morning Light’
Yucca glauca
Molinia caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Sky Racer'
Acer shirasawanum 'Munn 001'
Ephedra equisetina
Heuchera 'Green Spice'
Phormium tenax
Trachelium caeruleum
Corydalis ochroleuca
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo'
Asparagus officinalis
Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'
Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
Lysimachia nummularia
Ilex × meserveae 
Bouteloua gracilis