Colors are the definers of life. And when it comes to green, there’s perhaps no other color that inspires creation like this flashy hue. In all the diversity in which it embodies life and zest, green indeed is among the multifaceted of colors. Read on to rediscover 20 shades of green you never believed were at least a tad different from the rest.
You would definitely know this one. Luxurious and opulent and reflecting the sheen of one of the most precious gem stones- the emerald. So you are planning to go green on your birthday? Sure go ahead, and splurge on an emerald ring for a huey day to remember!
Another of those precious greens that can just make your day brighter. Jade green takes its name from another of the semi precious stones- the jade, obviously. Who says you can go green only with envy? I can go green even with delight. Such power!
Who wouldn’t like olives? Everybody does. And the shade of green embodied by this delicious pickly fruit is as much a entity as the fruit itself. Somewhat dark and a lot more composed, olive green is one of the most timeless of colors around.
Mint is such a fresh herb. Mint green, then is equally fresh in its hue and reflects a brighter, more vivid version of one of the non- primary colors around.
Myrtle sounds all so pretty and magical, doesn’t it? With a rich undertone bordering on the beauty and freshness of love, myrtle green is pretty much one of the most beautiful shades of green around.
Dark lemony color with a tinge of grey to add to the striking drama this version of the evergreen generates, citron is the unconventional variation of lime green.
Well you got no prizes for already being familiar to this one. As the name suggests, apple green is the green that is indicative of the color of a green apple. Fresh and luscious, apple green definitely is one of the trendiest of greens around. Anyday!
LAWN GREEN (CHARTREUSE)
Lawn green is supposed to arouse an emotion of freshness and purity. Yet, if you go by its alternative name which is chartreuse, it inspires an altogether different genre of emotion. Light green concoction with a yellowish tinge, chartreuse is the sophisticated upgrade of the rooted green.
Lime green is the color of summer and also one of the most liveliest of greens to fiddle around with. A generous blend of green and yellow, lime green has a very fresh feel to it and instantly energises with its young, zesty vibe.
The name says it all. Spring green encompasses beauty and life in all its offerings- from the fresh dainty blades of dew drops bathed grass to the precious green of the trees freshly watered by nature, spring green is the truest color of enigmatic creation.
The matte take on glossy green- that’s what shamrock is. If a muted, toned down look is what you set to achieve, then try dabbing your hands with the hues of shamrock and you will know what demure glamour looks like.
Undoubtedly the most striking and the hottest of all versions of green. Unnaturally bright and loud, this shade definitely sets a mood of its own.
The darker shade that lends green its striking appearance of being a bold, blackish tinted color is the classy, elegant bottle green color. Definitely a color to play with if you want to remain mysterious and beautiful.
Pear green also is a combination of green and yellow. One of the cheerful versions of the color green, pear green is about everything fun and fresh and reflects the spirit of creation.
One of the most unique and refreshing variations of the color of the earth is the sage green. A pale shade of green with a distinctive leaning towards grey, sage green looks exactly like it sounds- a matured, diminutive hue in creation.
AQUAMARINE AND/ OR SEAFOAM GREEN
Are you snitching at this one? For, many of us consider aqua marine to be more inclined towards blue than green, Aqua, afterall. But technically, this pleasant hue is definitely greener in its every side.
You are probably grinning away at this, aren’t you? Tea which is green is green tea, and the green which resembles tea is tea green. Simple. Maybe vague, but that’s the clearest explanation anyone could have possibly given.
Burn as bright as ambers- girl, do you? Amber green is a rather mysterious color. Ambers aren’t supposed to be green usually, yet when they do go green, they provide one of the most stupendous scatterings of hues ever.
Cool and soft like the gentle breeze it is named after, zephyr green is a break away from the traditional doctrine in the bright green color echelon.
If you are a food reveler, I bet you would be smiling away at this one. That shade of green which inspires richness and opens up a whole new world of culinary delights, pistachio green is a very fresh color. Subtle yet with a rich fusion compatibility, this is a green that is pleasing to every sense.