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

Chamaecrista fasciculata
Magnolia ashei
Tulipa greigii 'Oratorio'
Paulownia tomentosa
Pleioblastus viridistriatus
Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch'
Adiantum pedatum ssp. aleuticum
Acanthus mollis
Trillium luteum
Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’
Thymophylla tenuiloba
Veitchia montgomeryana
Phalaris arundinacea and cvs.
Pennisetum setaceum 'Fireworks'
Acer rubrum
Acer palmatum 'Oshu Shidare'
Polemonium caeruleum 'Brise d'Anjou'
Berberis thunbergii
Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'
Colocasia esculenta ‘Thailand Giant’
Athyrium niponicum var. pictum 'Ursula's Red'
Ligularia dentata 'Britt Marie Crawford'
Dryopteris crassirhizoma
Heuchera 'Pink Lipstick'
Euphorbia dulcis 'Chameleon'