Colours

The following table illustrates some of the colours referred to in the fungus guide. Please note that this can be no more than a rough guide, as many colours will be outside the gamut (range) of your monitor, and hence will be approximations, and unless your monitor is calibrated, all colours will be inaccurate to some degree.

Cream
Cinnamon
Sienna
Rust
Tawny
Ochre
Chocolate
Snuff Brown
Umber
Dark Brown
Brown
Pale Brown
Sepia
Tan
Dark Tan
Grey
Black
Rose
Purple
Burgundy
Dark Red
Red
Scarlet
Crimson
Coral
Salmon
Salmon Pink
Orange
Saffron
Straw
Buff
Gold
Yellow
Lemon
Dark Green
Green
Light Green
Olive
Olive Drab
Dark Blue
Blue
Light Blue
Sky Blue
Violet
Amethyst
Lilac
Lavender