As of 2015, you can go to the website and click on the Color Names link to see a chart with different shades of purple as well as charts for other colors. The purple color name chart displays a samp... More » Science Colors

Names for common shades of purple include lavender, violet, mauve, raisin and grape. Others are thistle, magenta, mulberry, wine and eggplant. Purple is the general name for the range of colors between blue and red. More » Science Colors

Mixing yellow and purple together results in brown and warm gray, depending on the amount of each color used. Mixing two complementary colors together, such as red and green, blue and orange or yellow and purple, will pr... More » Science Colors
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