CHAPTER NINE: MIA AND THE HONEY BEES. PART ONE.
In mummy’s pretty garden, there was a big patch with brilliant blue flowers that looked so charming! She called them ‘Lobelias.’ They flowered throughout summertime, and sometimes in the early days of autumn, there were still a few flowers left to be seen!
Mummy said Lobelias are very hardy plants, and they are very easy to grow. They give off such a lovely scent, and the honey bees and the bumble bees love to visit them all the time.
One day I heard this beautiful choir singing very faintly! The sound came from the Lobelia patch, and curious to find out who were singing, I crawled closer to the Lobelias.Wow! What was that? Woof! Woof! Woof! I noticed a swarm of very tiny objects, flying all over the Lobelias! Some of them crawled so deep into the flowers that I could only see their bottoms