Agave Plant Color


Agave Plant is pale, warm-toned shade of cool yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm blue, cool red or cool cyan

Inverse Color #786398
Complementary Color #7c679b
Color Shade: cool yellow (83.77° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 50.78% (better contrasting with white)
Agave Plant Color Sample
Agave Plant Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #879c67

If you're looking for a similar cool yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Agave Plant Color. The Sage color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Equatorial Forest (#70855e) for more calm effect. Try Frozen Edamame as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#7c679b is the best complementary color to Agave Plant. Warm blue shades generally complement the cool yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #879c67 complementary color is Kimberly, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm yellow, cool yellow, and warm green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Avocado are #9b9667 and #6c9b67. Thus found on the left and right of #879c67 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Gurkha and Highland colors as they work well with Agave Plant.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Agave Plant palette consists of #96679b and #676c9b colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#7c679b). Try Trendy Pink and Kimberly colors in combination with #879c67, 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 #879c67 offers a combination of warm magenta and cool cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Agave Plant. Thus Strikemaster and Hoki giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Agave Plant contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Kimberly, Patina, and Copper Rose split by 90° on the color wheel. #879c67 square combo is a palette of cool yellow, warm cyan, warm blue and cool 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. Agave Plant tetradic combo consists of warm blue complementary color (#7c679b) and two others. The Hoki is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Toast – 120° from the complementary Kimberly. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #67869b and #9b7c67.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #879c67 is made of 34% red, 40% green and 26% blue. In a HSL mode Agave Plant has a hue angle of 83.77°, a saturation of 21.12% and a lightness of 50.78%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #879c67 is made of 8.24% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.79% yellow and 38.82% black ink.

HEX #879c67
RGB Decimal rgb(135,156,103)
RGB Percentage 34%, 40%, 26%
CMYK 8.24, 0, 20.79, 38.82
HSL hsl(83.77,21.12%,50.78%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(83.77,33.97%,61.18%)
CIE-LAB lab(61.574,-16.9066,25.3774)
XYZ xyz(24.3283,29.9071,17.3224)