Using Bamboo as a Water Container

Using Bamboo as a Water Container

Can bamboo be used as a water container? If it can, will it reduce the bamboo's lifetime? It will be really helpful if you can answer my question.

 

Stephane from Guadua Bamboo replied:

Yes of course, in fact bamboo culms naturally contain water in the internodes. When submerging bamboo in salt water for a few weeks it will actually preserve the bamboo fiber. Here is an example of a bamboo water container...

Source: Lee Beatrous

Source: Lee Beatrous