Captain Kirk

Hosta "Captain Kirk" review

The Hosta Captain Kirk is a very impressive variety that really stands out in the garden. Hosta Captain Kirk is a sport of ‘Gold Standard’ with wider dark green margins and a cream yellow center. Its mound like shape reaches 20 inches in height and has a moderate growth rate. With thicker leaves and better substance that its parent the plants are much more resistant to slugs.

Hosta "Captain Kirk" information:

Size Category medium
Hosta height x width 58x110 cm (23x43 in.) inches
Leaf length x width 20x18 cm (8x7 in.) inches
Vein pairs
Leaf color
Variegation medio
Leaf type
Scape height 91 cm (36 in.)
Flower pale lavender
Flower length
Flowering period July
Ploidy 4-2-2
Sports 'Beam Me Up Scotty' sport/os 'Boracay' sport/ 'Captain's Adventure' sport/ 'Dammit Jim' sport/wg 'Deep Space Nine' sport/gy 'Enterprise' sport/cg 'Kirk's Gold' sport/yy 'Klingon' sport/gg 'Starship' sport/gc 'Suliban' sport/os 'Vulcan' sport/wg
Progeny 'Betty Hagerman' seedling 'Cabin Boy' seedling