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

Nicotiana glauca
Cornus alba
Pinus densiflora 'Oculus Draconis'
Stipa arundinacea
Colocasia esculenta 'Diamond Head'
Ligularia dentata 'Britt Marie Crawford'
Illicium parviflorum
Corydalis elata
Himalayacalamus falconeri ‘Damarapa’
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Swallowtail’
Corydalis linstowiana
Bergenia cordifolia
Goodyera pubescens
Phyllostachys nigra
Smyrnium perfoliatum
Loropetalum chinense f. rubrum 'Carolina Midnight'
Salvia jurisicii
Imperata cylindrica and cvs.
Pennisetum messiacum 'Red Buttons'
Corydalis ‘Blackberry Wine’
Olea europaea 'Little Ollie'
Alternanthera ficoidea 'Red Threads'
Acer palmatum 'Oshu Shidare'
Calocedrus decurrens
Euonymus alatus