Willow Grove Color


Willow Grove is pale, warm-toned shade of yellow green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with violet, mid red or blue cyan

Inverse Color #9a8ba2
Complementary Color #6c5d74
Color Shade: yellow green (99.13° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 40.98% (better contrasting with white)
Willow Grove Color Sample
Willow Grove Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #65745d

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Willow Grove Color. The Fresh Pine color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Green McQuarrie (#555d50) for more calm effect. Try Shallot Bulb as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#6c5d74 is the best complementary color to Willow Grove. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #65745d complementary color is Salt Box, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid yellow, yellow green, and mid green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Willow Grove are #70745d and #5d7460. Thus found on the left and right of #65745d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Kokoda and Finlandia colors as they work well with Willow Grove.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Willow Grove palette consists of #745d70 and #605d74 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#6c5d74). Try Old Lavender and Smoky colors in combination with #65745d, 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 #65745d offers a combination of red magenta and blue cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Willow Grove. Thus Falcon and Shuttle Gray giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Willow Grove contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Salt Box, Nevada, and Russett split by 90° on the color wheel. #65745d square combo is a palette of yellow green, mid cyan, violet and mid red 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. Willow Grove tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#6c5d74) and two others. The Shuttle Gray is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Pablo – 120° from the complementary Salt Box. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5d6574 and #746c5d.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #65745d is made of 33% red, 37% green and 30% blue. In a HSL mode Willow Grove has a hue angle of 99.13°, a saturation of 11% and a lightness of 40.98%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #65745d is made of 5.88% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.02% yellow and 54.51% black ink.

HEX #65745d
RGB Decimal rgb(101,116,93)
RGB Percentage 33%, 37%, 30%
CMYK 5.88, 0, 9.02, 54.51
HSL hsl(99.13,11%,40.98%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(99.13,19.83%,45.49%)
CIE-LAB lab(47.0371,-10.2696,10.8704)
XYZ xyz(13.588,16.0478,12.7373)