Behr Spring Wheat MQ2-30

Color code:MQ2-30
Color name:Spring Wheat

Behr's MQ2-30 Spring Wheat brings a sense of warmth and sophistication to any space with its soft, earthy tones. This versatile color pairs beautifully with neutrals such as warm whites, soft greys, and light taupes, creating a calming and inviting atmosphere. For a bolder look, consider adding accents in shades like Behr's PPU18-14 Timeless and MQ3-56 Sleeping Lair. Whether used as a main wall color or as an accent, Spring Wheat adds a touch of natural elegance to any room, making it the perfect choice for those looking to create a tranquil and timeless space.

What are Behr Spring Wheat undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

201, 182, 147

Is Behr Spring Wheat MQ2-30 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 39° this Beige refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ2-30 Spring Wheat HSL code: 39, 33%, 68%

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 Spring Wheat:

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

Spring Wheat MQ2-30 vs Quinoa SW 9102

Behr Spring Wheat MQ2-30 vs Sherwin Williams Quinoa SW 9102Open Spring Wheat MQ2-30
LRV: 47.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 48.52%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Spring Wheat MQ2-30 vs Morning Tea M330-4

Behr Spring Wheat MQ2-30 vs Behr Morning Tea M330-4Open Spring Wheat MQ2-30
LRV: 47.78%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.42%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm