It’s important to remove the
It’s important to remove the deformed branches. Here are some pruning guidelines for healthy rose plants. Remove all dead wood and wood that is diseased, broken or injured. Also remove any basal shoots and branches that cross through the center of the plant or rub on other branches. Prune to provide good air movement through the plant. Make the cuts above a strong bud that faces the outside of the plant using sharp pruning shears or knives. See our Roses page for plant care: