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

Begonia 'Marmaduke'
Salvia jurisicii
Salvia officinalis 'Tricolor'
Smyrnium perfoliatum
Michelia x MicJUR01 'Fairy Magnolia' 
Thelypteris kunthii
Cotinus coggygria 'Ancot'
Cornus alba
Chelone obliqua
Achillea millefolium ‘Fire King’
Tulipa 'Carnaval de Nice'
Heuchera 'Crimson Curls'
x Heucherella 'Sweet Tea'
Hakonechloa macra ‘Nicholas’
Lathyrus tingitanus
Angelica pachycarpa
Ipomoea batatas ‘Blackie’
Euphorbia myrsinites
Panicum virgatum 'Ruby Ribbons'
Juniperus chinensis 'Iowa'
Isolepis cernua
Sedum sieboldii
Farfugium japonicum 'Crispatum'
Ilex × meserveae 
Pleioblastus viridistriatus
Magnolia denudata 'Forrest's Pink'
Gardenia augusta 'MADGA 1'
Rosa 'Little Darling'
Rosa rugosa 'Linda Campbell'
Magnolia stellata
Rosa 'Frau Dagmar Hastrup'
Magnolia  × loebneri 'Leonard Messel'
Narcissus papyraceus 'Ziva'
Pinus strobus 'Fastigiata'
Camellia oleifera
Metasequoia glyptostroboides
Magnolia 'Ann'
Polemonium caeruleum 'Brise d'Anjou'
Pinus resinosa
Rosa 'Fair Bianca'
Stipa gigantea
Picea pungens ‘Procumbens’
Corydalis curviflora var. rosthornii 'Heronswood Form'
Agave americana
Hemerocallis 'Kate Carpenter'
Nolina nelsonii
Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
Penstemon strictus 'Bandera'
Juniperus × pfitzeriana ‘Mint Julep’
Manihot esculenta 'Variegata'