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As boiling water helps take the chlorine out of the water but not chloramine, is chloramine bad for lucky bamboo? As I thought it would be easier for me to boil the water and let it cool and then place my lucky bamboo in it with some lucky bamboo feed.

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Boiling will not remove chloramine. Some plants are sensitive to the chlorine so your options are:

  • filtered water using a carbon filter
  • distilled water (no dissolved ions so not a good choice long term)
  • rain water
  • tap water plus a chloramine neutralizer. This can be purchased in any shop that sells things for pet fish.

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