Behr Water Hyacinth

Behr Water Hyacinth P550-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Water Hyacinth paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful P550-4. Find out if this gorgeous cold purple paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:P550-4
Color name:Water Hyacinth

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What are Behr Water Hyacinth undertones?

Blue is Behr Water Hyacinth 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

160, 163, 210

Is Behr Water Hyacinth P550-4 cool or warm?

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With a hue of 236° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

P550-4 Water Hyacinth HSL code: 236, 36%, 73%

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 Purple shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Purple 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

Water Hyacinth P550-4 vs Lavender Wash MQ4-30

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Water Hyacinth P550-4 vs Hopeful Dream M540-4

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Color codes

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HEX#a0a3d2copy color code
RGB Decimal160, 163, 210copy color code
RGB Percent62.75%, 63.92%, 82.35%copy color code
HSVHue: 236° Saturation: 23.81% Value: 82.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(236, 36, 73)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 23.81 Magenta: 22.38 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 17.65copy color code
YIQY: 167.461 I: -16.891 Q: 13.992copy color code
XYZX: 39.223 Y: 38.32 Z: 66.285copy color code
CIE LabL:68.256 a:9.082 b:-24.236copy color code
CIE LuvL:68.256 u:-4.286 v:-39.101copy color code
Decimal10527698copy color code
Hunter lab61.903, 4.771, -20.155copy color code
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