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Gruvbox Material is a modified version of Gruvbox, the contrast is adjusted to be softer in order to protect developers' eyes.

There are 3 palettes available in this color scheme:

๐Ÿ‘ ๐‘ต๐’๐’•๐’†: ๐’„๐’๐’Š๐’„๐’Œ ๐’๐’ ๐’•๐’‰๐’† ๐’‡๐’๐’๐’๐’๐’˜๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐’๐’Š๐’๐’†๐’” ๐’•๐’ ๐’‘๐’“๐’†๐’—๐’Š๐’†๐’˜

material: Carefully designed to have a soft contrast
๐ƒ๐š๐ซ๐ค ๐‹๐ข๐ ๐ก๐ญ
๐‡๐š๐ซ๐ material-hard-dark material-hard-light
๐Œ๐ž๐๐ข๐ฎ๐ฆ material-medium-dark material-medium-light
๐’๐จ๐Ÿ๐ญ material-soft-dark material-soft-light
mix: Color palette obtained by calculating the mean of the other two
๐ƒ๐š๐ซ๐ค ๐‹๐ข๐ ๐ก๐ญ
๐‡๐š๐ซ๐ mix-hard-dark mix-hard-light
๐Œ๐ž๐๐ข๐ฎ๐ฆ mix-medium-dark mix-medium-light
๐’๐จ๐Ÿ๐ญ mix-soft-dark mix-soft-light
original: The color palette used in the original gruvbox
๐ƒ๐š๐ซ๐ค ๐‹๐ข๐ ๐ก๐ญ
๐‡๐š๐ซ๐ original-hard-dark original-hard-light
๐Œ๐ž๐๐ข๐ฎ๐ฆ original-medium-dark original-medium-light
๐’๐จ๐Ÿ๐ญ original-soft-dark original-soft-light

This color scheme uses the material palette by default, you can use a global variable to switch to another palette.


  • Carefully designed color palette for eye protection.
  • Switch back to the original color palette whenever you like.
  • Highly customizable.
  • Rich support for common file types and plugins.
  • Tree-sitter support.
  • Semantic highlighting support.
  • Italic support ๐ŸŽ‰


See :help gruvbox-material.txt

Related Projects

See this wiki page.

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Sainnhe Park Zixin Yin
Sainnhe Park Zixin Yin


MIT ยฉ sainnhe

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