Talk:Bloomer potato

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Requested move to Bloomer (potato)[edit]

The following discussion is an archived discussion of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on the talk page. Editors desiring to contest the closing decision should consider a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.

The result of the move request was: not moved. Malcolmxl5 (talk) 23:24, 3 January 2013 (UTC)



Bloomer potatoBloomer (potato)87.144.122.111 (talk) 00:05, 26 December 2012 (UTC)

  • The parenthesized notation like Bloomer (potato) does not seem to be used for other cultivars. Can you find any examples? Check Lists of cultivars, and then click into each individual list to see how they are disambiguated. See for example Amarillo hops. There is no Amarillo (hops). EdJohnston (talk) 04:01, 26 December 2012 (UTC)
  • On the other hand, I don't think I've ever heard this kind of potato described as a "Bloomer potato", just as a "Bloomer"... If that's other people's experience, wouldn't that suggest "Bloomer (potato)"..? CsDix (talk) 01:39, 27 December 2012 (UTC)
  • Oppose as per WP:NATURAL, we should use a naturally disambiguating name, rather than parentheses. Zarcadia (talk) 19:23, 27 December 2012 (UTC)
  • Oppose I share the IP's desire to see standardization, but I'd rather see such standard names disambiguated naturally. --BDD (talk) 23:03, 2 January 2013 (UTC)
The above discussion is preserved as an archive of a requested move. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section on this talk page or in a move review. No further edits should be made to this section.