SW 9650

Sherwin Williams Succulent

Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Succulent paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 9650. Find out if this gorgeous cold grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:SW 9650
Color name:Succulent
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Emerald Designer Edition - Rustic + Refined

Succulent 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 cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Succulent

Succulent SW 9650 has an LRV of 14.06% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little 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 14.06% 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 Succulent undertones?

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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

97, 108, 100

Is Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 136° this Grey refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 9650 Succulent HSL code: 136, 5%, 40%

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.

  • Cool Grey shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

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 Succulent:

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

Succulent SW 9650 vs Homburg Gray SW 7622

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 Succulent SW 9650 vs Sherwin Williams Homburg Gray SW 7622Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Succulent SW 9650 vs Rosemary SW 6187

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650 vs Sherwin Williams Rosemary SW 6187Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Succulent SW 9650 vs Pewter Green SW 6208

Can't decide between these gorgeous hues? We've got you covered with a comparison.

Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650 vs Sherwin Williams Pewter Green SW 6208Sherwin Williams Succulent SW 9650
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 14.06%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#616c64copy color code
RGB Decimal97, 108, 100copy color code
RGB Percent38.04%, 42.35%, 39.22%copy color code
HSVHue: 136° Saturation: 10.19% Value: 42.35%copy color code
HSLhsl(136, 5, 40)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 10.19 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 7.41 Key: 57.65copy color code
YIQY: 103.799 I: -3.984 Q: -4.817copy color code
XYZX: 12.592 Y: 14.186 Z: 14.128copy color code
CIE LabL:44.499 a:-5.881 b:3.057copy color code
CIE LuvL:44.499 u:-5.635 v:4.905copy color code
Decimal6384740copy color code
Hunter lab37.665, -6.238, 4.126copy color code
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