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The assets of a business including land, buildings, machinery, and all equipment permanently employed.

Fixed Asset

An asset with a long-term useful life that a company uses to make its products or provide its services. Strictly speaking, a fixed asset is any asset that the company does not expect to sell for at least a year, but the term often refers to assets a company expects to have indefinitely. Common examples of fixed assets are real estate and factories, which a company holds for long periods of time.


large items of capital such as a PRODUCTION LINE or furnace used in production. See MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT, CAPITAL STOCK, FIXED ASSET.
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In this paper I examine inbreeding depression in the biennial plant, Hydrophyllum appendiculatum (Hydrophyllaceae).
Biennial plants, like carrots, broccoli and onions, grow through the first summer, are over-wintered, then midway through the following season produce flowering stalks, bearing seed.
Biennial plants produce vegetative growth through the first warm period, then slow down through a period of cold weather and flower in the second warm period, typically spring.
Choose a sunny, warm site with shelter from the wind and keep annuals and biennial plants apart from perennials so that when they have finished flowering the are a can be dug over and re-sown without disturbing the roots of permanent plants.
They were derived from an initial cross of cucubb biennial plants x CuCuBB plants of PI 165554, a small, annual, autogamous introduction from India, followed by six successive backcrosses of cucubb segregates to the CuCuBB annual parent.
Don't forget this is an opportune time to collect ripe seeds from annuals, perennials and biennial plants.
PREPAREa small area of soil where you can sow seeds of some biennial plants which will then produce flowers next year.