Behr Hostaleaf MQ6-09

Let’s dive into a full Hostaleaf paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful MQ6-09. Find out if this gorgeous cold green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:MQ6-09
Color name:Hostaleaf

What are Behr Hostaleaf undertones?

Green and Blue are Behr Hostaleaf undertones 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

71, 90, 86

Is Behr Hostaleaf MQ6-09 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 167° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ6-09 Hostaleaf HSL code: 167, 12%, 32%

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.

  • Cool Green shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Hostaleaf:

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

Hostaleaf MQ6-09 vs Billiard Green SW 0016

Behr Hostaleaf MQ6-09 vs Sherwin Williams Billiard Green SW 0016Open Hostaleaf MQ6-09
LRV: 9.08%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8.73%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Hostaleaf MQ6-09 vs Chimney PPU25-22

Behr Hostaleaf MQ6-09 vs Behr Chimney PPU25-22Open Hostaleaf MQ6-09
LRV: 9.08%
Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 8.34%
Dark color
Temperature: cold