Please research the care needs of this plant prior to purchasing. Plant will ship in a 4.5' inch nursery pot to minimize stress. We pack each one of our plants with care and love so it has the best chances of making its journey to you. Sometimes leaves may yellow or fall off due to shipping stress and that does not indicate an unhealthy plant. We are not liable for any damages to plants due to transit times, weather, or lost packages once they are in the possession of USPS. By purchasing, you agree to these terms.