Behr Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13

Color code:HDC-CL-13
Color name:Sassafras Tea

The color Behr Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 infuses warmth and richness into any space, reminiscent of the deep tones found in nature. This earthy hue can be elegantly paired with soft ivory accents to create a harmonious and balanced palette. Soft sage greens or deep navy blues can also complement Sassafras Tea, adding depth and dimension to the room. Infusing a sense of tranquility and sophistication, this versatile shade can be the perfect backdrop for both contemporary and traditional interiors. Experiment with different textures and finishes to enhance the inviting and cozy atmosphere of a room painted in Behr HDC-CL-13 Sassafras Tea.

What are Behr Sassafras Tea undertones?

Red is Behr Sassafras Tea 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

124, 97, 75

Is Behr Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 27° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

HDC-CL-13 Sassafras Tea HSL code: 27, 25%, 39%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Sassafras Tea:

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

Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 vs Grounded SW 6089

Behr Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 vs Sherwin Williams Grounded SW 6089Open Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13
LRV: 13.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 11.93%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 vs Joshua Tree N240-7

Behr Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13 vs Behr Joshua Tree N240-7Open Sassafras Tea HDC-CL-13
LRV: 13.6%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.71%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm