It is normally started once a tree or shrub reaches a certain height, and annual pollarding will restrict the plant to that height.

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Pollarding  is a method of pruning that keeps trees and shrubs smaller than they would naturally grow. It is normally started once a tree or shrub reaches a certain height, and annual pollarding will restrict the plant to that height.

removing dead, dying or diseased wood, stubs of broken branches, crossing/rubbing branches, unwanted epicormic shoots and climbing plants, e.g. Ivy.