This page lists many of the most well known and popular tints and dark shades of green, including their names, HEX and RGB color codes. Whatever your art project is, graphic/motion design or interior design, you should be-able to find the green shade that you are looking for.

Shades of Green, including Hex codes.

Green has more variety of shades than any other color, ranging from very dark shades to pale tints, and a very bright neon green.

The most popular shades of green are Jade, Emerald, Lime, and dark shades which are associated with the outdoors and nature, like Forest green. Some of my personal favorites include Neon and Chartreuse.

Green

HEX #00FF00

RGB 0 255 0

This is the purist green using the RGB color system, it comprises of 0 Red, 255 Green and 0 Blue.

Shades of Green – Names & Color Codes

Light Green

HEX #23B103

RGB 35 177 3

Dark Green

HEX #004002

RGB 0 64 2

Office

HEX #008000

RGB 0 128 0

Office green is a strong medium shade, it resembles a color found in a lush forest environment.

Chartreuse

HEX #7FFF00

RGB 127 255 0

Chartreuse green is a very bright color, with a slight yellowish undertone.

Neon

HEX #37FD12

RGB 55 253 18

Neon is an extremely strong and bright green color, it has a fluorescent appearance. It’s the color of green neon signs. 

Emerald

HEX #4FC978

RGB 79 201 120

Emerald is an attractive light tint, it represents the general color of the gemstone. Emerald green has been known by a few other names, including Imperial and Paris green. It’s a very popular shade, including with artists current and past. In 2013 it also won the Pantone color of the year award.

Mint

HEX #3DB489

RGB 61 180 137

Mint is a light pale tint, resembling the common color of the mint plant.

Jungle

HEX #28AE89

RGB 40 174 137

Jungle is based off the 1990 color that was created by Crayola, Jungle is a light exotic variation, and it has a strong influence of blue. However the Jungle name being used to describe a color dates back to the 1920s. There are also a few other darker shades of Jungle.

Medium Jungle

HEX #1F3A32

RGB 31 58 50

Dark Jungle

HEX #18211E

RGB 24 33 30

Deep Jungle

HEX #01504D

RGB 1 80 77

Russian

HEX #689268

RGB 104 146 104

Russian green is believed to represent a common green color that was used in the Imperial Russian Army uniforms. Records show that the name was assigned to the color somewhere in the 1830s. It’s a medium pale tint variation.

Army

HEX #4A521E

RGB 47 82 30

Army green is one of the darker more serious shades of green, and a common shade used in the military.

Olive

HEX #6F8236

RGB 111 130 54

Representing the color of green olives, a dark yet slightly pale variation.

Jade

HEX #00A86B

RGB 0 168 107

Named after the Jade stone, is a light green color with some influence from blue. 

Pine

HEX #03796F

RGB 3 121 111

Pine is a medium tint of green with a strong blue tinge.

Moss

HEX #889859

RGB 136 152 89

Representing the color of Moss, it’s a light pale green.

Crocodile

HEX #607D3B

RGB 96 125 59

This medium to pale tint represents the common color of the Crocodile.

Basil

HEX #32612D

RGB 50 97 45

Basil green resembles the common dark shade of the leaf.

Color green flower palette.

Hunter

HEX #3F704D

RGB 63 112 77

Hunter green is a dark medium shade, with a slight blue tinge. During the late 19th century and early 20th century, hunter green was the color that was commonly worn by hunters.

Tea

HEX #D0F0C0

RGB 208 240 192

Tea green is a very light tint of green, it could be described as a very pale variation. It has a very refreshing appearance.

Kelly

HEX #4CBB17

RGB 76 187 23

Kelly green is a relativity strong and bright variation. It has associations to Ireland and St Patrick’s Day, Kelly is a well known Irish name.

Uniform

HEX #444C38

RGB 68 76 56

Uniform green is a dark green grayish shade, often used for uniforms.

Sacramento

HEX #043927

RGB 4 57 39

Sacramento is a dark earthy looking green. It’s a color in the Sacramento Seal of the California State University.

Fern

HEX #4F7942

RGB 79 121 66

This green is a earthy and natural looking shade, resembling the color of the fern.

Forest

HEX #0A6522

RGB 10 101 34

Forest green is a strong dark shade, representing the color of lush forest greenery.

Sea

HEX #2E8B57

RGB 46 139 87

Sea green is a light green with a fairly strong inclusion of blue.

Persian

HEX #00A572

RGB 0 165 114

Persian green is the color that you will often find in Persia, or Iran as it’s known. It represents the color of the mineral Malachite, and it’s often used in places of worship, and for pottery, and the famous Persian carpets.

Sage

HEX #9DC183

RGB 157 193 131

Sage is a light and pale tint which moves towards the color white. It represents the medium or common color of dried-out sage leaves.

Lime

HEX #C7EA46

RGB 199 234 70

Lime is a strong light tint, which is moving towards yellow on the color wheel.

Paris

HEX #50C878

RGB 80 200 120

Paris green was a popular pigment commonly used by artists, including Van Gogh. It comes from Emerald crystalline powder, which is also highly toxic, it has been used as an insecticide and rodent poison in the past.

Seafoam

HEX #94E9BE

RGB 148 233 190

Seafoam green is a light tint, it’s a very fresh and unique looking variation.

Pickle

HEX #597D35

RGB 89 125 53

This dark and slightly pale green resembles the color of the pickle.

Seaweed

HEX #354A21

RGB 53 74 33

Seaweed is a very dark serious variation or shade of green.

Pear

HEX #74B72E

RGB 116 183 46

Pear is a bright youthful green, it’s unique and one of the more attractive shades of green.

Avocado

HEX #8BAF21

RGB 139 175 33

Avocado is a nice looking green yellow color.

Amazon

HEX #3F8860

RGB 63 136 96

Amazon is a medium green tint with a fairly strong inclusion of blue.

Green shades color palette.