Benjamin Moore Apple Froth

Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Apple Froth paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 409. 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:Apple Froth 409
Color code:409
Color name:Apple Froth
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Apple Froth

Apple Froth 409 has an LRV of 76.5% and refers to Off-White colors that reflect a lot of 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 76.50% 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.

What are Benjamin Moore Apple Froth undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

220, 237, 187

Is Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 80° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

409 Apple Froth HSL code: 80, 58%, 83%

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 Apple Froth:

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

Color comparison

Apple Froth 409 vs Riverdale Green 415

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409 vs Benjamin Moore Riverdale Green 415Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409
LRV: 76.5%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 78.88%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Apple Froth 409 vs Rainforest Dew 2146-50

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409 vs Benjamin Moore Rainforest Dew 2146-50Benjamin Moore Apple Froth 409
LRV: 76.5%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 74.45%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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RGB Decimal220, 237, 187copy color code
RGB Percent86.27%, 92.94%, 73.33%copy color code
HSVHue: 80° Saturation: 21.1% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(80, 58, 83)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 7.17 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 21.1 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 226.217 I: 5.937 Q: -19.156copy color code
XYZX: 68.767 Y: 79.372 Z: 58.698copy color code
CIE LabL:91.402 a:-14.074 b:22.403copy color code
CIE LuvL:91.402 u:-7.382 v:34.832copy color code
Decimal14478779copy color code
Hunter lab89.091, -18.129, 23.3copy color code
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