Behr Pastoral

Behr Pastoral PPU10-20 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pastoral paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU10-20. 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:PPU10-20
Color name:Pastoral

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What are Behr Pastoral undertones?

Green is Behr Pastoral 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

89, 95, 83

Is Behr Pastoral PPU10-20 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 90° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU10-20 Pastoral HSL code: 90, 7%, 35%

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.

Color comparison

Pastoral PPU10-20 vs Pewter Green SW 6208

Behr Pastoral PPU10-20 vs Sherwin Williams Pewter Green SW 6208Behr Pastoral PPU10-20
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 11.83%
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Temperature: warm

Pastoral PPU10-20 vs Lakeside Pine PPU11-19

Behr Pastoral PPU10-20 vs Behr Lakeside Pine PPU11-19Behr Pastoral PPU10-20
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Temperature: cold
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Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#595f53copy color code
RGB Decimal89, 95, 83copy color code
RGB Percent34.90%, 37.25%, 32.55%copy color code
HSVHue: 90° Saturation: 12.63% Value: 37.25%copy color code
HSLhsl(90, 7, 35)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 6.32 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 12.63 Key: 62.75copy color code
YIQY: 91.838 I: 0.281 Q: -5.004copy color code
XYZX: 9.773 Y: 10.933 Z: 9.777copy color code
CIE LabL:39.467 a:-4.839 b:6.074copy color code
CIE LuvL:39.467 u:-2.749 v:8.282copy color code
Decimal5857107copy color code
Hunter lab33.065, -5.104, 5.614copy color code
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