Behr Ginger Jar M300-5

Color code:M300-5
Color name:Ginger Jar

Immerse yourself in the warm and inviting ambiance of Ginger Jar (M300-5) by Behr. This rich and earthy hue adds a touch of sophistication and coziness to any space. Ideal for living rooms, bedrooms, and dining areas, Ginger Jar creates a harmonious and welcoming atmosphere. The color pairs beautifully with natural wood elements, lush greenery, and metallic accents, elevating the overall aesthetic of the room. Transform your home into a sanctuary of style and comfort with this timeless and versatile shade.

What are Behr Ginger Jar undertones?

Red is Behr Ginger Jar 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

198, 160, 94

Is Behr Ginger Jar M300-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M300-5 Ginger Jar HSL code: 38, 48%, 57%

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 Ginger Jar:

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

Ginger Jar M300-5 vs Amber Autumn S290-5

Behr Ginger Jar M300-5 vs Behr Amber Autumn S290-5Open Ginger Jar M300-5
LRV: 37.18%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 36.69%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Ginger Jar M300-5 vs Solid Gold M280-6

Behr Ginger Jar M300-5 vs Behr Solid Gold M280-6Open Ginger Jar M300-5
LRV: 37.18%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 36.23%
Medium color
Temperature: warm