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

Phyllostachys nigra
Mahonia × media 'Charity'
Thalictrum isopyroides
Begonia 'Green Gold'
Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’
Geranium 'Ann Folkard'
Helleborus 'Ivory Prince'
Corydalis flexuosa
Ipomoea batatas 'Pink Frost'
Tricyrtis formosana
Tsuga canadensis 'Pendula'
Canna 'Centenaire de Rozain-Bourcharlat'
Eucomis comosa 'Oakhurst'
Bergenia cillata
Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Iris pallida 'Variegata'
Euphorbia amygdaloides ‘Rubra’
Sedum spurium 'Fuldaglut'
Tulipa 'Esperanto'
Hosta 'Little Aurora'
Sambucus nigra 'Gerda'
Oxalis triangularis
Penstemon digitalis 'Husker Red'
Kolkwitzia amabilis
Adiantum pedatum