Behr Wisteria Blue

Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Wisteria Blue paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M550-4. 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:M550-4
Color name:Wisteria Blue

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What are Behr Wisteria Blue undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

170, 171, 200

Is Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 238° this Purple refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M550-4 Wisteria Blue HSL code: 238, 21%, 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

Wisteria Blue M550-4 vs Forever Lilac SW 9067

Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4 vs Sherwin Williams Forever Lilac SW 9067Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 40.15%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Wisteria Blue M550-4 vs Indulgent SW 6969

Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4 vs Sherwin Williams Indulgent SW 6969Behr Wisteria Blue M550-4
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Temperature: cold
LRV: 40.83%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#aaabc8copy color code
RGB Decimal170, 171, 200copy color code
RGB Percent66.67%, 67.06%, 78.43%copy color code
HSVHue: 238° Saturation: 15.0% Value: 78.43%copy color code
HSLhsl(238, 21, 73)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 15.0 Magenta: 14.5 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 21.57copy color code
YIQY: 174.007 I: -9.915 Q: 8.813copy color code
XYZX: 41.563 Y: 41.841 Z: 60.514copy color code
CIE LabL:70.761 a:5.54 b:-14.847copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.761 u:-2.224 v:-23.631copy color code
Decimal11185096copy color code
Hunter lab64.685, 1.495, -10.188copy color code
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