Please view large on black. It's getting to the time of year when perrenials will start producing seeds such as the ones you see in this picture. I captured this on the CSU campus in Fort Collins, Colorado. (Zuiko macro, sec.
Coral Bean - The red seeds of Coral Bean (Erythrina herbacea) remain nestled in their open pod. They are toxic to humans, and since they have persisted into the late Winter it seems likely that there are no animals there that eat them.