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

Magnolia macrophylla
Strobilanthes dyerianus
Trillium chloropetalum
Begonia 'Marmaduke'
Colocasia esculenta 'Fontanesii'
Dryopteris celsa
Yucca gloriosa
Wisteria floribunda
Cosmos bipinnatus cvs.
Cotoneaster 'Tom Thumb’
Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'
Tropaeolum peregrinum
Colocasia esculenta ‘Thailand Giant’
Geranium cinereum ‘Ballerina’
Myrrhis odorata
Colocasia esculenta 'Hilo Bay'
Sesleria autumnalis
Illicium mexicanum
Cotinus coggygria ‘Velvet Cloak'
Rubus pentalobus
Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty'
Viburnum rhytidophyllum
Lysichiton camtschatcensis
Thalictrum rochebruneanum 'Lavender Mist'
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'