\"My backsplash isn't at all bashful,\" says Deepthi. For the tile, she considered dozens of styles and shades of green but landed on Vibe-Ashbury in key lime by Walker Zanger. She describes the color as \"paddy field green,\" a fresh, grassy hue that reminds her of the rice fields in her native India. \"We love the curved shape of the tiles because they match the Mediterranean style of the house,\" she says. Vibe-Ashbury Mosaic in key lime, $21 per square foot, walkerzanger.com for stores.