Is Tap Water Good for Plants?

Tap water is fine for plants, although over time there could be a problem with salt buildup for sensitive plants such as orchids and bromeliads.

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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of "Home Media Magazine" and a regular entertainment contributor to various publications including "USA Today," "The Hollywood Reporter" and "San Diego Magazine." He has written travel stories for "San Diego Magazine," the "San Diego Union" and the Copley News Service. Arnold attended San Diego State University.