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

Salvia chamaedryoides
Tropaeolum majus 'Vesuvius'
Actinidia kolomikta
Veronica pectinata
Hosta 'Patriot'
Strobilanthes dyerianus
Viburnum  × burkwoodii 'Conoy'
Hosta kikutii 'Hillbilly Blues'
Picea sitchensis 'Papoose'
Geranium maculatum 'Elizabeth Ann'
Wisteria floribunda
Nicotiana sylvestris
Gleditsia triacanthos
Begonia 'Green Gold'
Oxalis triangularis
Ilex verticillata
Viburnum  × burkwoodii 'Mohawk'
Beta vulgaris 'Ruby Red'
Physocarpus opulifolius 'Seward'
Thalictrum minus
Cotinus 'Grace'
Colocasia esculenta 'Fontanesii'
Juniperus squamata ‘Holger’
Magnolia macrophylla
Cortaderia selloana 'Gold Band'