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Clayton V. Berg ( Missoula 1952 )

posted: Sep 24, 2009

Clayton died June 17, 2009, as a result of a tractor accident at his nursery in Helena, Montana. He was a graduate of South Dakota State University with a degree in Entomology and jumped five seasons at Missoula. Clayton started the Valley Nursery in the 1960s and was well know for his work in developing cold-hardy plants. His 10-acre nursery boasts the largest collection of cold-hardy plants for the northern U.S.