Sundrop is a rainforest shrub to small tree that produces large, very aromatic but sour fruits that make delicious juice or preserves. The taste is similar to passionfruit. Sundrop tree matures around 10 feet in height. Victoriana is well adapted for container growing. Flowering and fruiting occurs in 3 to 4 years from seed.
Sundrop is very sour, and is best used to make a delicious juice. The fruit can be deseeded and frozen, then blended with water and sugar for juice which is very aromatic, bright orange, and reminiscent of passion fruit juice. The fruit are also used to flavor liquor in Colombia. They are a good source of vitamin C containing double the amount of the average orange.