Tulip Color

HEX #FF878D / RGB (255, 135, 141)

Tulip Flower and Stem

What is Tulip Color?

Tulip (Hex code: FF878D) Thumbnail

Tulip has the hex code #FF878D. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 135, 141), which means it is composed of 48% red, 25% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:47 Y:45 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tulip has a hue of 357°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Tulip is a moderate reddish-pink color named after the popular tulip flower though naturally, the bloom occurs in a variety of colors.
This color can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB codes.

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Tulip Color Codes

Hex Code#FF878D
RGB Values(255, 135, 141)
CMYK Values(0%, 47%, 45%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(357°, 47%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9999
Inverse Color#007872 [Pine Green]
Closest Pantone®177 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#87FFF9 [Electric Blue]
Tulip Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Luma)#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C9C9C9

Tulip Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF878D. Complementary color is 87FFF9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tulip is Electric Blue with the hex code #87FFF9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF878D color is offered by #87FFF9. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (FF878D, FFBD87 and FF87C9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tulip (#FF878D) are Macaroni And Cheese (#FFBD87) and Princess Perfume (#FF87C9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tulip with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

FF878D FFBD87 FF87C9
Split Complementary color palette with (FF878D, 87FFBD and 87C9FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tulip (#FF878D) are #87FFBD (Aquamarine) and #87C9FF (Light Sky Blue). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (FF878D, 8DFF87 and 878DFF)

Triadic Palette

Tulip triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8DFF87 (Light Green) and #878DFF (Cornflower Blue) along with #FF878D create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (FF878D, 8DFF87, 87FFF9 and F987FF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tulip has four colors - #8DFF87 (Light Green), #87FFF9 (Electric Blue) and #F987FF (Light Fuchsia Pink) in addition to the base color (#FF878D). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (FF878D, C9FF87, 87FFF9 and BD87FF)

Square Palette

Tulip square color palette has #C9FF87 (Mindaro), #87FFF9 (Electric Blue) and #BD87FF (Pale Violet). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

Tulip Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tulip rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

FF878D FFE887 AFFF87 87FFC6 87D2FF A387FF FF87F4

Tints, Tones & Shades of Tulip Color


  • Transparent FF9FA4FF9FA4
  • Transparent FFABAFFFABAF
  • Transparent FFB7BBFFB7BB
  • Transparent FFC3C6FFC3C6
  • Transparent FFCFD1FFCFD1
  • Transparent FFDBDDFFDBDD
  • Transparent FFE7E8FFE7E8
  • Transparent FFF3F4FFF3F4


  • Transparent E6868AE6868A
  • Transparent D98589D98589
  • Transparent CC8488CC8488
  • Transparent C08487C08487
  • Transparent B38385B38385
  • Transparent A68284A68284
  • Transparent 998183998183
  • Transparent 8D81818D8181


  • Transparent CC6C71CC6C71
  • Transparent B35F63B35F63
  • Transparent 995155995155
  • Transparent 804447804447
  • Transparent 663638663638
  • Transparent 4D292A4D292A
  • Transparent 331B1C331B1C
  • Transparent 1A0E0E1A0E0E

Tulip Color Patterns

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    Tulip Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Tulip Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tulip Plaid Pattern

Tulip Color Interior Ideas

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Tulip Color Living Room Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Tulip color Bedroom interior wall color

Tulip Color Bedroom Wall Paint Idea

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Tulip Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

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