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

Rosa 'F. J. Grootendorst'
Juniperus chinensis 'Iowa'
Iris spuria
Athyrium 'Ghost'
Tropaeolum majus 'Vanilla Berry'
Colocasia esculenta 'Black Magic'
Franklinia alatamaha
Corydalis ochroleuca
Pieris japonica 'Dorothy Wyckoff'
Tropaeolum majus 'Empress of India'
Pinus strobus 'Fastigiata'
Ilex cornuta
Mahonia nervosa
Tulipa greigii 'Calypso'
Phellodendron amurense
Acer shirasawanum 'Jordan'
Farfugium japonicum 'Crispatum'
Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Snow Queen’
Hosta 'Blue Shadows'
Phyllostachys nigra
Kolkwitzia amabilis
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurelii'
Styrax obassia
Lysichiton camtschatcensis
Rhododendron williamsianum