Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root 386

Official color page:Ginseng Root 386
Color code:386
Color name:Ginseng Root
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Add a touch of warmth and sophistication to your space with Benjamin Moore 386 Ginseng Root. This versatile hue, resembling the rich tones of ginseng root, brings a sense of tranquility and earthiness to any room. Pair Benjamin Moore 386 with soft neutrals like Cotton Balls 2145-70 or subtle greens like November Rain 2142-60 to create a harmonious and inviting atmosphere. Whether used as an accent color or as the main focus, Ginseng Root effortlessly complements a variety of color schemes and decor styles. Elevate your interior design with this timeless and elegant shade from Benjamin Moore.

What are Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root undertones?

Yellow is Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

245, 240, 205

Is Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root 386 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 52° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

386 Ginseng Root HSL code: 52, 67%, 88%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow 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 Ginseng Root:

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

Ginseng Root 386 vs Vanilla Cookie 372

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

Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root 386 vs Benjamin Moore Vanilla Cookie 372Open Ginseng Root 386
LRV: 83.44%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 82.54%
White color
Temperature: warm

Ginseng Root 386 vs Man on the Moon OC-106

Wondering how these two paint colors differ? Let us help you choose the perfect paint color for your home with our comparison.

Benjamin Moore Ginseng Root 386 vs Benjamin Moore Man on the Moon OC-106Open Ginseng Root 386
LRV: 83.44%
White color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 80.76%
Off-White color
Temperature: warm