Ficus theme

Ficus is a high contrast theme that draws inspiration from figs. It is meant to convey a relaxed, slightly playful feeling. It comes in light and dark variants, while using a single 16-colour palette.

Packages or ports of it are available for Vim and Atom, as well as the Xfce4, RXVT-Unicode (urxvt), and XTERM terminal emulators.

Palette

Dark base

27152c
37253c
747145
87a5a7

Light base

edf1e5
dde1d5
778ca7
667155

Accent values

c84954
bd7e20
84a33c
6d75cd
cb5e9a
a9a60a
3caaa9
a46acd

Base values from left to right: background, background highlight, secondary text, primary text.

Vim themes

All Prot16 themes (including Ficus) are bundled together as a plugin for Vim. To install them, use your favourite plugin manager. With vim-plug:

Plug 'protesilaos/prot16-vim'

Then specify your choice in .vimrc. Use either the light or dark variant:

" the light variant
colorscheme ficus_light

" or the dark variant
colorscheme ficus_dark

Atom packages

Light variant

Dark variant

  • Atom (or run apm install ficus-dark-syntax)
  • GitHub

Terminal emulators

For Ficus, the following terminal emulators are supported thus far:

Below are the specs to copy-paste into a terminal that is not supported yet.

27152c
c84954
84a33c
a9a60a
6d75cd
cb5e9a
3caaa9
dde1d5
37253c
bd7e20
667155
747145
778ca7
a46acd
87a5a7
edf1e5

Terminal Base values (light theme)
Background: edf1e5
Foreground: 667155
Cursor: 667155
Bold colour: 667155

Terminal Base values (dark theme)
Background: 27152c
Foreground: 87a5a7
Cursor: 87a5a7
Bold colour: 87a5a7

Palette specs

# Palette variables and values

dbg=27152c # Dark background
dhl=37253c # Dark background highlight
dt2=747145 # Dark background secondary text
dt1=87a5a7 # Dark background primary text

lbg=edf1e5 # Light background
lhl=dde1d5 # Light background highlight
lt2=778ca7 # Light background secondary text
lt1=667155 # Light background primary text

red=c84954 # Red variant
ora=bd7e20 # Orange variant
yel=a9a60a # Yellow variant
gre=84a33c # Green variant

cya=3caaa9 # Cyan variant
blu=6d75cd # Blue variant
vio=a46acd # Violet variant
mag=cb5e9a # Magenta variant
# Terminal colour codes
# corresponding to the palette
# followed by termcol description

dbg=0      # black
red=1      # red
gre=2      # green
yel=3      # yellow
blu=4      # blue
mag=5      # magenta
cya=6      # cyan
lhl=7      # white
dhl=8      # brblack
ora=9      # brred
lt1=10     # brgreen
dt2=11     # bryellow
lt2=12     # brblue
vio=13     # brmagenta
dt1=14     # brcyan
lbg=15     # brwhite

Related projects

Note that this theme is part of the wider Prot16 collection. The Prot16 git repo includes all files (except the Atom packages) for each and every item.

Wish to contribute? Work can be done to port the themes to other applications. The program that handles the process is the Prot16 Generator (a bash script to build themes on demand or to work with other scripts in automating the process).

Application-specific Prot16 repositories: