Meaning of color green
the color of life, renewal, nature, and energy, is associated with meanings of growth, harmony, freshness, safety, fertility, and environment. Green is also traditionally associated with money, finances, banking, ambition, greed, jealousy, and wall street.
The color green has healing power and is understood to be the most restful and relaxing color for the human eye to view. Green can help enhance vision, stability and endurance. Green takes up more space in the spectrum visible to the human eye and it is the dominant color in the natural. It is a natural choice in interior design as an ideal background or backdrop because we as humans are so used to seeing it everywhere.
Other meanings associated with the color green:
- Depending upon which colors are used in combination with the color green, it has both a warming and a cooling effect.
- Olive green and several green shades and tints used in camouflage gear have a strong military meaning.
- The expression “grass is greener” are used in reference to something newer or better.
- Telling someone they have a “green thumb” means that they are good with plants and gardening.