Behr Plantain Chips M290-6

Color code:M290-6
Color name:Plantain Chips

Enhance your space with Behr Plantain Chips (M290-6), a warm and inviting hue that exudes a sense of sophistication. This rich and earthy color pairs seamlessly with complementary shades, such as soft cream (Behr Antique White M290-2) and deep olive (Behr Ripe Olive M290-7), creating a harmonious color palette that adds depth and character to any room. Whether used as a main wall color or in accent pieces, Plantain Chips brings a touch of elegance and modernity to your decor. Elevate your space with this versatile and timeless shade that effortlessly complements a range of interior styles.

What are Behr Plantain Chips undertones?

Red is Behr Plantain Chips 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

214, 165, 80

Is Behr Plantain Chips M290-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 38° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M290-6 Plantain Chips HSL code: 38, 62%, 58%

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

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Plantain Chips:

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

Plantain Chips M290-6 vs Saffron Thread SW 6663

Behr Plantain Chips M290-6 vs Sherwin Williams Saffron Thread SW 6663Open Plantain Chips M290-6
LRV: 40.28%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 38.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Plantain Chips M290-6 vs Glazed Pears M270-6

Behr Plantain Chips M290-6 vs Behr Glazed Pears M270-6Open Plantain Chips M290-6
LRV: 40.28%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 35.74%
Medium color
Temperature: warm