Honey Flower Color


Honey Flower is deep, cool-toned shade of violet. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with yellow green, mid cyan or orange

Inverse Color #b0e38f
Complementary Color #3c701c
Color Shade: violet (276.43° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 27.45% (better contrasting with white)
Honey Flower Color Sample
Honey Flower Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #4f1c70

If you're looking for a similar violet shade, there are some better alternatives to Honey Flower Color. The Vanishing color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm blue bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Grape (#381a51) for more calm effect. Try Wild Violet as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#3c701c is the best complementary color to Honey Flower. Yellow green shades generally complement the violet hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #4f1c70 complementary color is Dell, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid blue, violet, and mid magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Honey Flower are #241c70 and #701c66. Thus found on the left and right of #4f1c70 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Lucky Point and Tawny Port colors as they work well with Honey Flower.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Honey Flower palette consists of #1c7025 and #66701c colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#3c701c). Try Forest Green and Fern Frond colors in combination with #4f1c70, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #4f1c70 offers a combination of green cyan and orange shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Honey Flower. Thus Green Pea and Himalaya giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Honey Flower contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Dell, Metallic Copper, and Elm split by 90° on the color wheel. #4f1c70 square combo is a palette of violet, mid red, yellow green and mid cyan shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Honey Flower tetradic combo consists of yellow green complementary color (#3c701c) and two others. The Himalaya is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Biscay – 120° from the complementary Dell. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #704f1c and #1c3c70.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #4f1c70 is made of 36% red, 13% green and 51% blue. In a HSL mode Honey Flower has a hue angle of 276.43°, a saturation of 60% and a lightness of 27.45%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #4f1c70 is made of 12.94% cyan, 32.94% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.08% black ink.

HEX #4f1c70
RGB Decimal rgb(79,28,112)
RGB Percentage 36%, 13%, 51%
CMYK 12.94, 32.94, 0, 56.08
HSL hsl(276.43,60%,27.45%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(276.43,75%,43.92%)
CIE-LAB lab(22.5232,39.0936,-38.435)
XYZ xyz(6.5643,3.6626,15.6902)