Behr Pale Cucumber

Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pale Cucumber paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU9-17. Find out if this gorgeous warm beige paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PPU9-17
Color name:Pale Cucumber

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What are Behr Pale Cucumber undertones?

Yellow is Behr Pale Cucumber 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

214, 213, 188

Is Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 58° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU9-17 Pale Cucumber HSL code: 58, 24%, 79%

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

Color comparison

Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 vs Feng Shui S370-2

Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 vs Behr Feng Shui S370-2Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 vs Grecian Ivory SW 7541

Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17 vs Sherwin Williams Grecian Ivory SW 7541Behr Pale Cucumber PPU9-17
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Temperature: warm
LRV: 63.18%
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#d6d5bccopy color code
RGB Decimal214, 213, 188copy color code
RGB Percent83.92%, 83.53%, 73.73%copy color code
HSVHue: 58° Saturation: 12.15% Value: 83.92%copy color code
HSLhsl(58, 24, 79)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.47 Yellow: 12.15 Key: 16.08copy color code
YIQY: 210.449 I: 8.629 Q: -7.568copy color code
XYZX: 60.601 Y: 65.516 Z: 57.017copy color code
CIE LabL:84.749 a:-3.917 b:12.501copy color code
CIE LuvL:84.749 u:1.951 v:18.962copy color code
Decimal14079420copy color code
Hunter lab80.942, -8.005, 14.895copy color code
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