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Hosta 'Captain Kirk'

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Hosta 'Captain Kirk'

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This plant has everything! For the Star Trek fan, along with 'Enterprise' and 'Vulcan.' See more photos at hostalibrary.org Z 3 - 9.
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Hosta 'Captain Kirk'

Hosta 'Captain Kirk' (Advanced Starter)



Gold center with a darker and wider green margin and heavier substance than its parent plant the famous H. 'Gold Standard.' Does not set viable seed. Pale lavender flowers top the fast-growing clump in midsummer. Named for the commanding officer on "The Starship U.S.S. Enterprise" of Star Trek. (Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.)
Additional Information

Additional Information

Year New at HostasDirect 2006
Growing Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant - Height 23 inches
Plant Width 36 inches
Plant Size Large
Plant - Shape Mound-like
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Resistant Yes
Slug Resistant Yes
Plant - Hosta of the Year No
Leaf Color (Center) Yellow
Leaf Color (Margin) Green
Leaf - Cupped No
Leaf - Corrugation Lightly
Leaf - Wavy/Undulated No
Fragrant? No
Flower - Color Lavender, Pale
Bloom Month(s) September
Hybridizing - Parentage No
Hybridizing - Originator K. Brill
Hybridizing - Sport Of H. 'Gold Standard'
Hybridizing - Year Registered 1999
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