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

Eucomis comosa
Mahonia eurybracteata 'Soft Caress'
Mukdenia rossii 'Crimson Fans'
Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'
Agave 'Sharkskin'
Pennisetum orientale
Brunnera macrophylla 'Looking Glass'
Dianthus 'Neon Star'
Tilia americana
Eupatorium rugosum 'Chocolate'
Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart'
Heuchera 'Velvet Night'
Tiarella 'Mint Chocolate'
Saccharum ravennae
Farfugium japonicum 'Aureomaculatum'
Heuchera 'Pink Lipstick'
Verbena speciosa 'Imagination'
Parrotia persica
Colocasia esculenta 'Rhubarb'
Dennstaedtia punctilobula
Phellodendron amurense
Illicium mexicanum
Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Korean Gold'
Thymus  × citriodorus 'Argenteus'
Corydalis cheilanthifolia