Behr Lavender Memory M550-2

Color code:M550-2
Color name:Lavender Memory

The delicate pastel hue of Behr Lavender Memory is a soothing and versatile choice for any space. This beautiful color (M550-2) pairs well with soft neutrals like beige and off-white to create a calming and elegant atmosphere. Complementing it with touches of charcoal gray or muted sage can add depth and sophistication to the color scheme. Whether used as an accent or as the main color, Lavender Memory (M550-2) brings a sense of tranquility and warmth to any room.

What are Behr Lavender Memory undertones?

Blue and Purple are Behr Lavender Memory 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

211, 211, 226

Is Behr Lavender Memory M550-2 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 240° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M550-2 Lavender Memory HSL code: 240, 21%, 86%

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 Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple 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 Lavender Memory:

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

Behr M550-2 Lavender Memory

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

Lavender Memory M550-2 vs Fanciful M560-2

Behr Lavender Memory M550-2 vs Behr Fanciful M560-2Open Lavender Memory M550-2
LRV: 66.22%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 65.74%
Light color
Temperature: cold

Lavender Memory M550-2 vs So Blue-Berry S540-1

Behr Lavender Memory M550-2 vs Behr So Blue-Berry S540-1Open Lavender Memory M550-2
LRV: 66.22%
Light color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 68.59%
Light color
Temperature: cold