But no, this isn't dew apparently. (Perhaps the perfect arrangement of the droplets on the very tips of the leaves should have given it away, but it was early, okay?) It's guttation.
Yep, guttation. You learn something new every day.
here if you care for a more in-depth science lesson!
In fact, much of the dew we see is likely to be guttation, and not dew at all.