what did they farm?
What did the Aztecs farm?
The Aztecs farmed squash,beans,corn,and maize. "Aztec-history.com said that they grew their crops in the mainland as well as gardens. Chilies and tomatoes were also popular crops. They also used chinampas to grow large amount of flowers to make the, Aztecs farming more lush and more colorful. They got algae from the water.
What is a floating garden?
Workers weaved sticks together to form a giant raft and piled mud on the bottom of the raft and on the top of the raft to create a layer of soil three feet thick. One of the gardens are planted by the willow trees in the corner. They made a pathway for the canoes to pass by. It went for 22,000 acres long on the lake. They planted corn,beans,squash,and more.