Silver birch (Betula pendula) pollard Silver birch (Betula pendula) pollard Silver birch pollard Lopping silver birch trees can be difficult because the stems are narrow at the top - definitely best done on a relatively calm day. Cut limbs must be carefully lowered so as not to damage delicate branches lower down the tree 197454786 Silver birch pollard To achieve the resulting shape some stems required up to 5m to be lopped 197454781 Silver birch pollard Success! The group of silver birches are up to 5m lower and have the appearance of one tree. Another happy customer! 197454780