Originally Posted by edwmax
Zone 9 is good for most banana varieties. The dwarf varieties usually have a shorter vegetated growth period. ... Lookup the different types in the forum wiki to see what has been reported and use the forum search for members that grow a particular variety.
Dwf Namwah, dwf brazilian, orinoco, dwf red, and cavendish variants would be good starters.
Where do you find the variegated varieties ?