Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green 472 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Aganthus Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 472. Find out if this gorgeous warm green paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Aganthus Green 472
Color code:472
Color name:Aganthus Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Aganthus Green for living room

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  • Aganthus Green Living Room Fireplace
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  • Bm Aganthus Green Living Room
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  • Aganthus Green Living Room Fireplace
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  • Bm Aganthus Green Living Room
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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Green color shade can create a unique space

Aganthus Green for exterior

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  • Aganthus Green House Exterior
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  • Aganthus Green House Exterior
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  • Aganthus Green House Exterior
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Looking for a fresh new look for your house exterior or starting from skretch? We’ve collected pictures of real-life homes that have been painted with this warm hue. Find inspiration for your house’s exterior, front doors, gates, shutters, frames or windows.

Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green undertones?

Green is Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#B9C0AD

RGB code:

185, 192, 173

Is Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green 472 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 82° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

472 Aganthus Green HSL code: 82, 13%, 72%

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 Green will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Green 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 Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green:

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

Aganthus Green 472 vs Winterwood 1486

We'll help you determine which of these shades will work best in your space.

Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green 472 vs Benjamin Moore Winterwood 1486Open Aganthus Green 472
LRV: 50.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Aganthus Green 472 vs Horizon Gray 2141-50

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Benjamin Moore Aganthus Green 472 vs Benjamin Moore Horizon Gray 2141-50Open Aganthus Green 472
LRV: 50.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.68%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

LRV of Aganthus Green

Aganthus Green 472 has an LRV of 50.37% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 50.37% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

Color codes

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HEX#B9C0ADcopy color code
RGB Decimal185, 192, 173copy color code
RGB Percent72.55%, 75.29%, 67.84%copy color code
HSVHue: 82° Saturation: 9.9% Value: 75.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(82, 13, 72)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 3.65 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 9.9 Key: 24.71copy color code
YIQY: 187.741 I: 1.934 Q: -7.394copy color code
XYZX: 46.398 Y: 51.031 Z: 46.929copy color code
CIE LabL:76.698 a:-5.865 b:8.749copy color code
CIE LuvL:76.698 u:-3.012 v:13.729copy color code
Decimal12173485copy color code
Hunter lab71.436, -9.075, 11.055copy color code
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