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

Taxodium distichum and cvs.
Tropaeolum speciosum
Origanum laevigatum and cvs.
Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart'
Phyllostachys nigra
Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Fire'
Salvia argentea
Liriope muscari 'Silver Dragon'
Ligularia tussilaginea 'Gigantea'
Fothergilla 'Blue Shadow'
Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'
Pennisetum 'Fireworks'
Heuchera 'Plum Pudding'
Tulipa greigii 'Red Riding Hood'
Crambe cordifolia
Thymus 'Pink Ripple'
Phellodendron amurense
Ligularia dentata 'Britt Marie Crawford'
Aloe cameronii
Lilium candidum
Nolina nelsonii
Teucrium chamaedrys var. compactum
Ipomoea batatas 'Margarita'
Hosta kikutii 'Hillbilly Blues'
Plectranthus argentatus
Fritillaria imperialis
Aucuba japonica
Saruma henryi
Sabal minor
Fagus sylvatica 'Purple Fountain'
Philadelphus coronarius 'Aureus'
Veitchia montgomeryana
Trachycarpus fortunei
Sambucus nigra 'Gerda'
Euonymus fortunei cvs.
Magnolia  × loebneri ‘Merrill’
Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula'
Magnolia  × soulangeana 'Black Tulip'
Cercidiphyllum japonicum f. pendulum
Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
Nerium oleander
Broussonetia papyrifera 'Golden Shadow'
Tropaeolum speciosum
Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 'Pendula'
Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Snowflake’
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Dark Star’
Cotinus 'Grace'
Acer shirasawanum 'Munn 001'
Yucca gloriosa
Rosa 'Secret'