SW 6899

Sherwin Williams Nasturtium

Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Nasturtium paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6899. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Nasturtium SW 6899
Color code:SW 6899
Color name:Nasturtium
Brand:Sherwin Williams

Nasturtium 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 Nasturtium

Nasturtium SW 6899 has an LRV of 49.82% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident 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 49.82% 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 Sherwin Williams Nasturtium undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Nasturtium 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

249, 172, 52

Is Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 37° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6899 Nasturtium HSL code: 37, 94%, 59%

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 Sherwin Williams Nasturtium:

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

Nasturtium SW 6899 vs Sunflower SW 6678

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899 vs Sherwin Williams Sunflower SW 6678Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899
LRV: 49.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 39.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm

Nasturtium SW 6899 vs Goldenrod SW 6677

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

Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899 vs Sherwin Williams Goldenrod SW 6677Sherwin Williams Nasturtium SW 6899
LRV: 49.82%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 50.11%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f9ac34copy color code
RGB Decimal249, 172, 52copy color code
RGB Percent97.65%, 67.45%, 20.39%copy color code
HSVHue: 37° Saturation: 79.12% Value: 97.65%copy color code
HSLhsl(37, 94, 59)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 30.92 Yellow: 79.12 Key: 2.35copy color code
YIQY: 181.343 I: 84.446 Q: -21.056copy color code
XYZX: 54.443 Y: 49.898 Z: 10.012copy color code
CIE LabL:76.006 a:18.666 b:68.361copy color code
CIE LuvL:76.006 u:62.852 v:69.967copy color code
Decimal16362548copy color code
Hunter lab70.638, 13.959, 41.043copy color code
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