Actually, plum is a purple color with a brownish-gray tinge, or a reddish-purple, which is a close representation of the average color of the plum fruit. This color has a lot of shades, one of which is pale plum color. Pale plum is the pale tone of plum that is the web color called plum. This color is paler than the color of an actual plum. The official description of this color says that it is light reddish purple. Color cursor pack with fanart Pale Plum pointer.