Behr Fresh Artichoke M340-5

Color code:M340-5
Color name:Fresh Artichoke

Behr's Fresh Artichoke (M340-5) is a soothing and earthy green hue that brings a touch of nature into any space. This versatile color pairs beautifully with warm neutrals like beige and taupe, adding a refreshing pop of color without overwhelming the room. For a more vibrant look, consider pairing Fresh Artichoke with complementary shades of coral or blush pink to create a harmonious color scheme. Whether used as an accent wall or throughout an entire room, Fresh Artichoke adds a sense of tranquility and organic charm to any interior design.

What are Behr Fresh Artichoke undertones?

Yellow is Behr Fresh Artichoke 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

178, 177, 124

Is Behr Fresh Artichoke M340-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 59° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M340-5 Fresh Artichoke HSL code: 59, 26%, 59%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Fresh Artichoke:

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

Fresh Artichoke M340-5 vs Fennel Seed S330-4

Behr Fresh Artichoke M340-5 vs Behr Fennel Seed S330-4Open Fresh Artichoke M340-5
LRV: 40.96%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 41.18%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Fresh Artichoke M340-5 vs Tarragon Tease PPU9-08

Behr Fresh Artichoke M340-5 vs Behr Tarragon Tease PPU9-08Open Fresh Artichoke M340-5
LRV: 40.96%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 40.22%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm