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

Pennisetum spathiolatum
Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red'
Elaeagnus pungens
Eucalyptus neglecta
Cotinus coggygria ‘Velvet Cloak'
Euphorbia cotinifolia
Athyrium niponicum var. 'Pictum'
Armoracia rusticana 'Variegata'
Ligularia stenocephala 'The Rocket'
Phellodendron amurense
Colocasia esculenta 'Black Beauty'
Eupatorium rugosum 'Chocolate'
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'
Thalictrum minus
Heuchera 'Plum Pudding'
Asparagus officinalis
Dianthus 'Neon Star'
Acer palmatum 'Wolff'
Hosta 'Guacamole'
Veronica pectinata
Oxalis oregana
Trillium chloropetalum
Corydalis linstowiana
Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven'
Achillea 'Moonshine'