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

Pleioblastus variegatus
Lamium galeobdolon
Tropaeolum majus 'Whirlybird Mix'
Agastache foeniculum 'Golden Jubilee'
Albizia julibrissin
Calocedrus decurrens
Trachelium caeruleum
Caryopteris  × clandonensis 'First Choice'
Eucomis comosa 'Sparkling Burgundy'
Colocasia affinis var. jenningsii
Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic'
Heuchera 'Velvet Night'
Daphne odora 'Marginata'
Fagus sylvatica 'Purple Fountain'
Sambucus nigra 'Gerda'
Heuchera 'Marmalade'
Loropetalum chinense f. rubrum 'Ruby'
Dicentra 'King of Hearts'
Stipa tenuissima
Muhlenbergia lindheimeri
Stachys byzantina and cvs.
Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'
Athyrium niponicum var. 'Pictum'
Ligularia dentata 'Britt Marie Crawford'
Actaea simplex 'Brunette'