Fruit Salad Color


Fruit Salad is soft, warm-toned shade of mid green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid magenta, orange or mid blue

Inverse Color #b062a2
Complementary Color #9d4f8e
Color Shade: mid green (130.77° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 46.27% (better contrasting with white)
Fruit Salad Color Sample
Fruit Salad Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #4f9d5d

If you're looking for a similar mid green shade, there are some better alternatives to Fruit Salad Color. The Lily Pads color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm green bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Kilkenny (#498555) for more calm effect. Try Forest Maid as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#9d4f8e is the best complementary color to Fruit Salad. Mid magenta shades generally complement the mid green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #4f9d5d complementary color is Tapestry, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of yellow green, mid green, and green cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Fruit Salad are #679d4f and #4f9d84. Thus found on the left and right of #4f9d5d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Asparagus and Aqua Forest colors as they work well with Fruit Salad.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Fruit Salad palette consists of #9d4f67 and #844f9d colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#9d4f8e). Try Cadillac and Affair colors in combination with #4f9d5d, 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 #4f9d5d offers a combination of mid red and mid blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Fruit Salad. Thus Matrix and Butterfly Bush giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Fruit Salad contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Tapestry, Kashmir Blue, and Limed Oak split by 90° on the color wheel. #4f9d5d square combo is a palette of mid green, blue cyan, mid magenta and orange 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. Fruit Salad tetradic combo consists of mid magenta complementary color (#9d4f8e) and two others. The Butterfly Bush is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Chelsea Cucumber – 120° from the complementary Tapestry. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5c4f9d and #8f9d4f.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #4f9d5d is made of 24% red, 48% green and 28% blue. In a HSL mode Fruit Salad has a hue angle of 130.77°, a saturation of 33.05% and a lightness of 46.27%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #4f9d5d is made of 30.59% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.1% yellow and 38.43% black ink.

HEX #4f9d5d
RGB Decimal rgb(79,157,93)
RGB Percentage 24%, 48%, 28%
CMYK 30.59, 0, 25.1, 38.43
HSL hsl(130.77,33.05%,46.27%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(130.77,49.68%,61.57%)
CIE-LAB lab(58.5709,-38.2998,26.2636)
XYZ xyz(17.2572,26.5665,14.5742)