In a message dated 5/26/2006 5:21:34 A.M. Central Standard Time,
OBSIDIAN (Marky Smith, R. 2001). Sdlg. 95-37B. TB 33" (84 cm) M.
"S. dark grape purple (blacker than RHS 86A), becoming black toward tip;
style arms dark purple (86A); F. velvet purple black, dark purple (86A) around
beard, faint lilac (86C) tracings; beards dark purple, hairs tipped cream,
yellow in throat. Before the Storm X Keppel 88-40A, pollen parent of Storm
I've not grown it but have seen it growing several times.
That coupled with the R & I, I'd vote yes.