About Next 2 Nature
At Next 2 Nature Landscape it’s all about the clients.
We combine each clients ideas and preferences with our unique design style. In doing so we create unique landscapes that not only become an extension of your home but also embrace the physical and cultural contexts of the site to help bring you Next 2 Nature. Our goal is to exceed our clients’ expectations, by bringing passion, creative design solutions, and high level of vigilance to all project installations. Our work is best recognized for using proven materials in creative designs that can withstand the constant changing environmental conditions associated with Bismarck, ND while remaining within budget goals.
Next 2 Nature landscape was formed in late 2015 by brothers Matt and Jared Winters. Matt and Jared have been designing and building landscapes in and around Bismarck, North Dakota for over 18 years. Starting at a young age at a family owned greenhouse (Dykshoorn Greenhouse), the brothers quickly learned their love and talent for the green industry. Equipped with over 30 years of combined experience in Bismarck, ND, the brothers knew it was time to go out on their own. Using their collective knowledge from their family owned greenhouse, degrees earned, and many years spent designing and installing for Wentz Landscape Company. They are excited to finally share with the Bismarck/Mandan community their high quality of service and design.
Matt began his love for the green industry starting in 1998 working for a family owned greenhouse in Mandan. Eventually moving on to work for Wentz Landscape Company through high school and college. He graduated in 2009 from North Dakota State University with degrees in Microbiology. While also becoming an active member of the North Dakota National Guard during 2008 and still proudly serves as a Medical Service Corp. Officer. Upon graduation college Matt continued to manage, design, and install landscapes throughout the Bismarck/Mandan area. During his 18 years in the green industry, Matt has built a wealthy knowledge ranging from plant material hardy to the area to properly installing some of the most beautiful outdoor living spaces in the Bismarck/Mandan area.
Jared began his career young, starting in his family owned greenhouse in 2001 at the age of 12. It was there where the passion for the industry was created. Through growing plants, creating flower pot combinations, and customer interactions, he knew this was the trade he loved. Throughout high school and college he oversaw the installation of numerous landscapes around Bismarck/Mandan, North Dakota. After graduation from North Dakota State University with degrees in Horticulture and Landscape Design, he went on to spend 5 more years designing and selling for Wentz Landscape Company in Bismarck, ND, where he established a network of reputable contractors and tradesman.
Mitch is a native of Bismarck and has over 15 years of experience in the landscape industry. Mitch’s career began while working for his father at S&B Landscaping. It was there that his passion for the green industry was born. After graduating from North Dakota State University with a degree in Horticulture, Mitch returned to Bismarck and managed the landscaping division at Plant Perfect for several years. Mitch currently sits on the forestry board for the city of Bismarck where he helps with urban forestry growth. These opportunities throughout his career have helped further his skills of installation and design, while strengthening his knowledge of plant materials.