This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V23", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
Mrs. E., writes: - "In my article the name of the free flowering crimson rose, should have been "Jean Liaband," instead of as printed. "Jean Thibaud," as I know of no variety under the latter name. I do not believe, however, that it is "Jean Liaband," as Mr. Ellwanger says that is not a free autumnal bloomer."
It is but justice to our correspondent to say that her orthography was deliberately changed by the naughty Editor. His only defence is that he could not conceive that any Frenchman would rest satisfied with such a name as Liaband. If there ever was a Frenchman of that name, the Editor must stand corrected.