Commentary or inspiration. Jane Austen provides both. I’ll save the commentary for our Persuasion discussion group.
I’ll instead be in the garden among the greens, purples and teals, basking in their cool, but vibrant colors. It is this juxtaposition aided by conjunction that creates the impossibility of single word description. One cannot presume to say that they represent competition or even tension, because they have made peace with their contradictions. One just has to live with their dual natures. Peaceful energy. Such is the state of secondary or tertiary colors that include blue.