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

Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'
Sporobolus wrightii
Lygeum spartium
Heuchera 'Silver Scrolls'
Phormium tenax
Polemonium reptans 'Stairway to Heaven'
Manihot esculenta 'Variegata'
Angelica pachycarpa
Rubus pentalobus
Setcreasea pallida 'Purple Heart'
Cotinus coggygria ‘Velvet Cloak'
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurelii'
Cornus controversa 'Variegata'
Armoracia rusticana 'Variegata'
Achillea ‘Coronation Gold’
Victoria cruziana
Salvia officinalis 'Tricolor'
Plectranthus ‘Mona Lavender’
Hibiscus 'Kopper King'
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Center Glow'
Hesperaloe parviflora
Aesculus pavia
Cornus alba
Agastache foeniculum 'Golden Jubilee'
Wisteria frutescens
Buddleia 'Lochinch'
Muhlenbergia capillaris
Hydrangea paniculata
Canna ‘Phasion’
Acer palmatum 'Oshu Shidare'
Rosa 'Maggie'
Magnolia sieboldii
Phormium 'Amazing Red'
Rosa 'Little Darling'
Polemonium caeruleum 'Brise d'Anjou'
Ligularia dentata 'Britt Marie Crawford'
Rosa 'Fair Bianca'
Larix kaempferi
Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula'
Hosta 'Sum and Substance'
Magnolia  × loebneri
Cordyline australis 'Purple Tower'
Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald'
Hemerocallis 'Jungle Fever'
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Vulcan’
Abelia  × grandiflora
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Fishnet Stockings’
Hemerocallis 'Baby Fresh'
Rosa rugosa 'Purple Pavement'
Nicotiana glauca