Blue Iris is found among the cooler colors in the color wheel. It is a vivid blue with a tinge of purple. This color's name is derived from the showy iris flower. Blue Iris was the 2008 Pantone Color of the Year, and reflects the calmness of blue and the mystery of purple.
For Blue Iris color combinations, deep plums, red browns, yellow greens and greys work very well. The blue purple color also stands out next to white since the latter enhances its vibrant hue.
Blue Iris hex code: #5A4FCF