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

Thymus  × citriodorus 'Argenteus'
Pseudolarix kaempferi
Carex buchananii
Pennisetum messiacum
Dyckia fosteriana 'Cherry Cola'
Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’
Pelargonium tomentosum
Sedum spurium 'Fuldaglut'
Juniperus chinensis 'Iowa'
Illicium parviflorum
Acer palmatum var. dissectum
Broussonetia papyrifera 'Golden Shadow'
Pleioblastus variegatus
Bergenia cillata
Thelypteris kunthii
Aesculus pavia
Iris spuria
Juniperus squamata 'Blue Star'
Hosta 'Piedmont Gold'
Robinia hispida
Elymus arenarius
Trachycarpus fortunei
Pilea involucrata
Cornus canadensis
Geranium pratense 'Midnight Reiter'
Nerium oleander
Juniperus horizontalis 'Wiltonii'
Panicum virgatum 'Ruby Ribbons'
Baptisia 'Chocolate Chip'
Rosa 'Rose de Rescht'
Forsythia  × intermedia 'Kolgold'
Hosta 'Blue Shadows'
Rosa 'Basye's Purple'
Phormium 'Amazing Red'
Rosa 'Bobby James'
Rosa rugosa 'Wasagaming'
Rosa 'Souvenir de la Malmaison'
Magnolia sieboldii
Carica papaya
Juniperus chinensis 'Iowa'
Rosa rugosa  'Foxi'
Narcissus jonquilla
Rosa 'F. J. Grootendorst'
Solenostemon scutellarioides ‘Orange King’
Picea omorika ‘Nana’
Hemerocallis 'Cool Jazz'
Hemerocallis 'Sydney Eddison'
Hamamelis mollis
Magnolia  × soulangeana 'Black Tulip'
Rosa rugosa var. alba