Benjamin Moore Crocus

Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 paint color review

What does the color Crocus 1404 look like in real spaces? Browse through a full Crocus paint color review. Take a look at interior and exterior used Crocus 1404 on living room walls, bedroom and kitchen cabinets. Accent walls, color zoning and trim colors go with Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404.

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LRV of Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404

Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 has an LRV of 43.2% 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).

What are Benjamin Moore Crocus undertones?

Purple is Benjamin Moore Crocus undertone color.


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178, 170, 200

Is Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

Benjamin Moore 1404 Crocus is cool color according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

1404 Crocus HSL code: 256, 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.

1404 Crocus monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

A monochromatic color scheme is a color palette that consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. This means using variations of one hue, such as different shades of blue, green, or red, to create a harmonious and cohesive look.

Lighter shades

Benjamin Moore 1404 Crocus

Darker shades

1404 Crocus complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

A complementary color scheme is a color combination that uses two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and orange, or yellow and purple. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 vs Benjamin Moore Lavender Blue 1438

Can't choose between Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 and Benjamin Moore Lavender Blue 1438? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404 vs Benjamin Moore Lavender Blue 1438Benjamin Moore Crocus 1404
LRV: 43.2%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 48.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold
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