Benjamin Moore Southern Vine

Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 2138-10 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Southern Vine paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful 2138-10. 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:Southern Vine 2138-10
Color code:2138-10
Color name:Southern Vine
Brand:Benjamin Moore

LRV of Southern Vine

Southern Vine 2138-10 has an LRV of 7.87% and refers to Dark colors which means that this color almost does not reflect 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 Southern Vine undertones?

Red is Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

79, 73, 59

Is Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 2138-10 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 42° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

2138-10 Southern Vine HSL code: 42, 14%, 27%

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.

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 Southern Vine:

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

Darker shades

Benjamin Moore 2138-10 Southern Vine

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.

Color comparison

Southern Vine 2138-10 vs Mississippi Mud 2114-20

Can't choose between Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 2138-10 and Benjamin Moore Mississippi Mud 2114-20? We'll compare these two colors to help you make the right decision.

Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 2138-10 vs Benjamin Moore Mississippi Mud 2114-20Benjamin Moore Southern Vine 2138-10
LRV: 7.87%
Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 7.41%
Dark color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

HEX#4F493Bcopy color code
RGB Decimal79, 73, 59copy color code
RGB Percent30.98%, 28.63%, 23.14%copy color code
HSVHue: 42° Saturation: 25.32% Value: 30.98%copy color code
HSLhsl(42, 14, 27)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 7.59 Yellow: 25.32 Key: 69.02copy color code
YIQY: 73.198 I: 8.074 Q: -3.088copy color code
XYZX: 6.396 Y: 6.743 Z: 5.101copy color code
CIE LabL:31.215 a:-0.137 b:9.306copy color code
Decimal5196091copy color code
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