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Hosta ‘Captain Kirk’


Hosta

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.276.310


Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available. Plants form sturdy mounds of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This midsized selection has thick leaves of golden yellow, with a contrasting wide, streaky border of deep green. Midsummer blooms are lavender mauve. Fairly sun tolerant, give morning sun for best colour. A sport of the popular variety ‘Gold Standard'.

Further details for
Hosta ‘Captain Kirk’

Optimal Growing Conditions

Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Appearance and Characteristics

Flower Colour
  Mauve/Lilac
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
  Variegated
  Yellow
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Massed
  Specimen
  Woodland
Flower Head Size
  Medium
Height
   50-55 cm
   20-21 inches
Spread
   90-120 cm
   35-47 inches
Foot Traffic
   None

Growth Rate
   Medium












Hosta ‘Captain Kirk’


Hosta

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.276.310


Hosta are among the most popular of perennials for shady areas, with hundreds of varieties now readily available. Plants form sturdy mounds of foliage, topped with lily-like blooms. This midsized selection has thick leaves of golden yellow, with a contrasting wide, streaky border of deep green. Midsummer blooms are lavender mauve. Fairly sun tolerant, give morning sun for best colour. A sport of the popular variety ‘Gold Standard'.

Further details for
Hosta ‘Captain Kirk’

Optimal Growing Conditions

Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Appearance and Characteristics

Flower Colour
  Mauve/Lilac
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
  Variegated
  Yellow
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Massed
  Specimen
  Woodland
Flower Head Size
  Medium
Height
   50-55 cm
   20-21 inches
Spread
   90-120 cm
   35-47 inches
Foot Traffic
   None

Growth Rate
   Medium