Pollarding, a time-honored tree-pruning technique, is primarily employed to maintain trees at a smaller stature than they would naturally attain. To maximise its effectiveness, the pollarding process is ideally initiated when the tree is young and has reached the desired height you wish to retain.… Read More »Unlocking the Secrets of Pollarding with Ross Giles Tree Surgeons
City dwellers in Dorset are familiar with pollarded trees, a common sight in the urban landscape. Many street trees in cities undergo pollarding as part of an ongoing management plan. Why is pollarding done? Pollarding is carried out to control the horizontal growth of trees,… Read More »What is Tree Pollarding and Why is it Necessary?