Lemon (color)

Lemon or lemon color is a bright yellow color characteristic of lemon fruits. “Lemon” shades can vary greatly from the actual color of the fruit, including fluorescent hues and creamy shades that reflect pastels and lemony candy. The first recorded use of lemon as a color name in English was in 1598. On academic regalia in the United States, the color denotes library and information sciences.