The 'Dwarf Orinoco' is a small vigorous plant that is solid green and has a thick stem. It is a heavy bearer of thick-skinned fruit of very good eating quality. There is very little curvature to the fruit and the fruit can ripen on the plant without splitting. 'Dwarf Orinoco' versatility makes them popular in many regions of the world. The plant is hardy and withstands cold temperatures and wind, but maybe supported when carrying large heads of fruit. Dwarf Orinoco is hardy and withstands cold temperatures and wind, however it must be supported when carrying large heads of fruit. This banana is cold hardy to zone 7. HEIGHT: 5-6 Feet, Full Sun, Partial Sun, ZONE: 7-11. Beautiful 12" plant ships now, Limited supply.