Benjamin Moore Cypress Green 509 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cypress Green paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 509. 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:Cypress Green 509
Color code:509
Color name:Cypress Green
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Cypress Green for exterior

  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green Exterior
    Instagram @midwestmomma88
  • 509 Exterior
    Instagram @rmac1986
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green House Exterior
    Instagram @rmac1986
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green House Exterior
    Instagram @rmac1986
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green Exterior
    Instagram @rmac1986
  • 509 Exterior
    Instagram @nataliegalv

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 Cypress Green reviews

  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green wall
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green minimalist bathroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen painted backsplash
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen backsplash
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen review
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green small kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kitchen cabinets
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green victorian house interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green kidsroom interior, children's room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green modern interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green cozy living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room walls
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green japandi interior
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green bedroom
    Plan Home visualization
  • Benjamin Moore Cypress Green living room
    Plan Home visualization
  • Dining Room
    Instagram @brianaadamspainting

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.

Try before you buy

Samplize samples on the wall
Samplize logo

100% accurate
paint samples

Peel, stick and repeat

Peel, stick,
and repeat

Twice painted samples

Twice painted
with real paint

Fast delivery

Next day
delivery

Shop now

LRV of Cypress Green

Cypress Green 509 has an LRV of 35.09% and refers to Medium 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 35.09% 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 Cypress Green undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Cypress 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

R
G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#A3A187

RGB code:

163, 161, 135

Is Benjamin Moore Cypress Green 509 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 56° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

509 Cypress Green HSL code: 56, 13%, 58%

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 Cypress 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

Cypress Green 509 vs Louisburg Green HC-113

Let's highlight the differences and help you select the ideal hue for your space.

Benjamin Moore Cypress Green 509 vs Benjamin Moore Louisburg Green HC-113Open Cypress Green 509
LRV: 35.09%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 33.79%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Cypress Green 509 vs Thicket AF-405

Can't decide between these stunning hues? We'll help you compare these two color to find the perfect shade for your home.

Benjamin Moore Cypress Green 509 vs Benjamin Moore Thicket AF-405Open Cypress Green 509
LRV: 35.09%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 34%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

FormatCode
HEX#A3A187copy color code
RGB Decimal163, 161, 135copy color code
RGB Percent63.92%, 63.14%, 52.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 56° Saturation: 17.18% Value: 63.92%copy color code
HSLhsl(56, 13, 58)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 1.23 Yellow: 17.18 Key: 36.08copy color code
YIQY: 158.634 I: 9.547 Q: -7.668copy color code
XYZX: 32.222 Y: 35.026 Z: 27.978copy color code
CIE LabL:65.769 a:-3.815 b:13.831copy color code
CIE LuvL:65.769 u:2.616 v:19.69copy color code
Decimal10723719copy color code
Hunter lab59.183, -6.387, 13.399copy color code
Copy color code
Copy paint color code