PPU11-05

Behr Pesto Green

Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Pesto Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PPU11-05. 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:PPU11-05
Color name:Pesto Green
Brand:Behr

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What are Behr Pesto Green undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#98A98B

RGB code:

152, 169, 139

Is Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 94° this Green refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PPU11-05 Pesto Green HSL code: 94, 15%, 60%

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

Pesto Green PPU11-05 vs Fern Leaf MQ6-51

Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05 vs Behr Fern Leaf MQ6-51Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05
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Pesto Green PPU11-05 vs Forest Path N400-4

Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05 vs Behr Forest Path N400-4Behr Pesto Green PPU11-05
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Color codes

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HEX#98a98bcopy color code
RGB Decimal152, 169, 139copy color code
RGB Percent59.61%, 66.27%, 54.51%copy color code
HSVHue: 94° Saturation: 17.75% Value: 66.27%copy color code
HSLhsl(94, 15, 60)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.06 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 17.75 Key: 33.73copy color code
YIQY: 160.497 I: -0.49 Q: -12.932copy color code
XYZX: 31.796 Y: 36.915 Z: 29.869copy color code
CIE LabL:67.213 a:-11.584 b:13.519copy color code
CIE LuvL:67.213 u:-8.263 v:20.77copy color code
Decimal10004875copy color code
Hunter lab60.758, -12.913, 13.383copy color code
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