Farrow and Ball Brassica 271

Official color page:Brassica 271
Color code:271
Color name:Brassica
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Farrow and Ball's rich and sophisticated Brassica (271) adds a touch of luxury to any space with its deep aubergine hue. This versatile color pairs beautifully with soft neutrals like Cornforth White (228) and Off-Black (57) for a timeless and elegant look. Complement Brassica (271) with warm metallics like gold and brass accents to enhance its regal charm. Whether used as a statement wall color or throughout an entire room, Brassica (271) brings depth and warmth to any interior setting. Elevate your space with this distinctive shade that exudes chic style and character.

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What are Farrow and Ball Brassica undertones?

Red is Farrow and Ball Brassica 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#8D8089

RGB code:

141, 128, 137

Is Farrow and Ball Brassica 271 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 318° this Purple refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

271 Brassica HSL code: 318, 5%, 53%

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 Purple will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Purple 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 Farrow and Ball Brassica:

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.

Farrow and Ball 271 Brassica

Color comparison

Brassica 271 vs Plummet 272

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

Farrow and Ball Brassica 271 vs Farrow and Ball Plummet 272Open Brassica 271
LRV: 23.6%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 26.73%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Brassica 271 vs Mouse's Back 40

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Farrow and Ball Brassica 271 vs Farrow and Ball Mouse's Back 40Open Brassica 271
LRV: 23.6%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 26.25%
Medium color
Temperature: warm