A sport of H. 'Allan P.
McConnell', this cultivar was registered by
Ron Snyder of Minnesota in 1998. It has leaves with a white marginal variegation and a streaked center. The
mound is small to medium size with lavender flowers in August.
The Hostapedia by Mark Zilis (2009), "Plants of 'Shades of Mercy' at Creative Gardens, where it
was developed, have all reverted to 'Allan P. McConnell'."
Field Guide to Hostas by Mark Zilis (2014), "...may no longer exist."