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

Mahonia nervosa
Iris spuria
Acer palmatum 'Amber Ghost'
Cercis canadensis 'Alba’
Beta vulgaris 'Bull's Blood'
Stipa arundinacea
Corydalis solida
Photinia  ×  fraseri
Tulipa 'Esperanto'
Leucothoe axillaris
Kolkwitzia amabilis 'Maradco'
Vinca minor 'Illumination'
Gunnera manicata
Ligularia stenocephala 'The Rocket'
Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’
Geranium 'Ann Folkard'
Juniperus sabina ‘Blue Forest’
Cotoneaster 'Tom Thumb’
Carex morrowii  'Ice Dance'
Heuchera 'Amber Waves’
Vinca major 'Variegata'
Stipa tenuissima
Heuchera 'Green Spice'
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Florida Sun'
Heuchera 'Amethyst Myst'