Hostas Hosta Plant Records: Captain Kirk, 1999, Brill, K., http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/captainkirk.html

Hosta Cultivar (Name): Captain Kirk

Origin: Gold Standard sport

Registered?
R - Registered

Registered Year: 1999

Registered By: Brill, K.

Originator: Brill, K.

Vein pairs - Number: 8

Mound General size
Medium (10" to 18" height)

Mound Habits
Growth Rate Average

Mound Size per AHS (W x H), in inches: 36 x 18

Leaf Size (L x W), inches: 8 x 7

Leaf Shape
Broadly Ovate
Base Heart-Shaped

Leaf Detail
Substance - Thick
Corrugated, Seer-suckered, Dimpled
Smooth

Color
Pale Yellow (Gold)
Margin Green
Margin Wide
Margin Uneven

Flower
Lavender
Color Pale
Shape - Tubular

Bloom Time (mid-USA)
July
August

Other Information
Leaves are bright yellow with a wide medium to deep green margin.

Patented (PPAF)?
No

AHS Registration link: http://www.hostaregistrar.org/detail.php?id=965&Variety=Capt...

Hosta Library link: http://www.hostalibrary.org/c/captainkirk.html

MyHostas Database link: http://myhostas.be/db/view/Captain Kirk

Hardiness (Zones) Note: still populating field*
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 °C (-20 °F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)

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"Captain Kirk leaf"
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"Captain Kirk leaf"
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"Captain Kirk"
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"'Captain Kirk' - July 29, 2009 - a young plant"
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