Color 45 - Forest Green 45. Forest Green
HTML Hex for Forest Green is #228B22

Forest green refers to a green color said to resemble the color of the trees and other plants in a forest. The first recorded use of forest green as the name of a color in the English language was in 1810. Forest green has red, green, blue as 34%, 139%, 34%.

Varieties of the color green may differ in hue, chroma (also called saturation or intensity) or lightness (or value, tone, or brightness), or in two or three of these qualities. Variations in value are also called tints and shades, a tint being a green or other hue mixed with white, a shade being mixed with black.

The color army green has been used in militaries since at least World War II, and probably before, though the precise tint varies considerably between and within different nations. Army green has red, green, blue as 78%, 83%, 32% and is a somewhat darker shade.

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