Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey SW 6717

Let’s dive into a full Lime Rickey paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6717. 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:Lime Rickey SW 6717
Color code:SW 6717
Color name:Lime Rickey
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:ABC's and 123's

What are Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

175, 185, 106

Is Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey SW 6717 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 68° this Green refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6717 Lime Rickey HSL code: 68, 36%, 57%

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 Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6717 Lime Rickey

Darker shades

Color comparison

Lime Rickey SW 6717 vs Bamboo Shoot SW 7733

What is the difference between these two paint colors. Let’s compare to see which might be right for you.

Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey SW 6717 vs Sherwin Williams Bamboo Shoot SW 7733Open Lime Rickey SW 6717
LRV: 44.97%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.5%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Lime Rickey SW 6717 vs Stay in Lime SW 9032

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

Sherwin Williams Lime Rickey SW 6717 vs Sherwin Williams Stay in Lime SW 9032Open Lime Rickey SW 6717
LRV: 44.97%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 37.53%
Medium color
Temperature: warm