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Descriptions (from various sources):
Sport of 'Gold Standard' with very wide green margins.
Distinctly different from mother plant and 'Striptease' (another 'Gold Standard' sport).
From Kirk Brill of Des Moines, Iowa.
Kirk Brill is a Trekkie, a fanatical Star Trek fan, so he named his new hosta 'Captain Kirk'.


Progeny:
'Beam Me Up Scotty' sport/os
'Betty Hagerman' seedling
'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