Benjamin Moore Perennial

Benjamin Moore Perennial 405 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Perennial paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 405. 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:Perennial 405
Color code:405
Color name:Perennial
Brand:Benjamin Moore

Perennial for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful warm Mid-tone paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Perennial

Perennial 405 has an LRV of 39.37% 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 39.37% 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.

What are Benjamin Moore Perennial undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

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RGB code:

167, 181, 84

Is Benjamin Moore Perennial 405 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 69° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

405 Perennial HSL code: 69, 40%, 52%

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 Perennial:

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.

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 405 Perennial

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

Perennial 405 vs Olive Tree 392

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 Perennial 405 vs Benjamin Moore Olive Tree 392Benjamin Moore Perennial 405
LRV: 39.37%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.37%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Perennial 405 vs Parrot Green CW-465

Choosing the best shade for your space? We've compared the two colors to help you make an informed decision for your project.

Benjamin Moore Perennial 405 vs Benjamin Moore Parrot Green CW-465Benjamin Moore Perennial 405
LRV: 39.37%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.37%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#A7B554copy color code
RGB Decimal167, 181, 84copy color code
RGB Percent65.49%, 70.98%, 32.94%copy color code
HSVHue: 69° Saturation: 53.59% Value: 70.98%copy color code
HSLhsl(69, 40, 52)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 7.73 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 53.59 Key: 29.02copy color code
YIQY: 165.756 I: 22.828 Q: -33.148copy color code
XYZX: 34.061 Y: 41.904 Z: 14.679copy color code
CIE LabL:70.805 a:-19.01 b:47.112copy color code
CIE LuvL:70.805 u:-4.639 v:60.155copy color code
Decimal10990932copy color code
Hunter lab64.733, -19.361, 31.869copy color code
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