Behr Bamboo Shoot

Behr Bamboo Shoot MQ6-30 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Bamboo Shoot paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ6-30. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ6-30
Color name:Bamboo Shoot

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What are Behr Bamboo Shoot undertones?

Yellow is Behr Bamboo Shoot undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

189, 181, 147

Is Behr Bamboo Shoot MQ6-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 49° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ6-30 Bamboo Shoot HSL code: 49, 24%, 66%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Beige will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Color comparison

Bamboo Shoot MQ6-30 vs Wasabi Powder PPU9-10

Behr Bamboo Shoot MQ6-30 vs Behr Wasabi Powder PPU9-10Behr Bamboo Shoot MQ6-30
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#bdb593copy color code
RGB Decimal189, 181, 147copy color code
RGB Percent74.12%, 70.98%, 57.65%copy color code
HSVHue: 49° Saturation: 22.22% Value: 74.12%copy color code
HSLhsl(49, 24, 66)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 4.23 Yellow: 22.22 Key: 25.88copy color code
YIQY: 179.516 I: 15.693 Q: -8.888copy color code
XYZX: 42.776 Y: 45.974 Z: 34.216copy color code
CIE LabL:73.529 a:-2.73 b:18.386copy color code
CIE LuvL:73.529 u:6.755 v:25.972copy color code
Decimal12432787copy color code
Hunter lab67.804, -6.046, 17.543copy color code