Behr Corn Stalk M290-3

Color code:M290-3
Color name:Corn Stalk

Elevate your space with the warm and inviting tones of Behr M290-3 Cornstalk. This versatile muted brown hue brings a sense of earthiness and sophistication to any room. Pair it with accents in crisp white, soft sage green, or pops of terracotta for a harmonious and natural look. The subtle nature of M290-3 Cornstalk works well with both modern and classic interiors, making it a timeless choice for your home decor. Incorporate this rich color into your design scheme for a cozy and welcoming atmosphere that exudes charm and elegance.

What are Behr Corn Stalk undertones?

Red is Behr Corn Stalk 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

252, 219, 166

Is Behr Corn Stalk M290-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 37° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M290-3 Corn Stalk HSL code: 37, 93%, 82%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Corn Stalk:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Corn Stalk M290-3 vs Vitamin C P230-3

Behr Corn Stalk M290-3 vs Behr Vitamin C P230-3Open Corn Stalk M290-3
LRV: 73.54%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.81%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Corn Stalk M290-3 vs Optimistic Yellow SW 6900

Behr Corn Stalk M290-3 vs Sherwin Williams Optimistic Yellow SW 6900Open Corn Stalk M290-3
LRV: 73.54%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 75.8%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm