This cultivar forms a medium size mound about
17 inches high and 30 inches wide with leaves that have a
rounded base, are somewhat wavy with thick substance. It bears
pale purple flowers in August.
Tony Avent of
Plant Delights Nursery in North Carolina
registered this sport
of H. 'Sparkling Burgundy' in 1998.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "...the variegation
is hard to see from distances beyond five feet."