Edge of leaf droplets.. what are these?


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I'd seen them before, but yesterday morning I looked closely at the tiny beads of water forming on the edge of the leaves. I found these on my Balsam, Cyanotis cristata and a purple Tradescantia. Pictures from the first two attached. Earlier I had thought it was the dew but these beads are not on other plants. We have had heavy rains during May which is a summer month with temps touching 37C here with minimum of 21-22C. The air is humid. Due to the rains it was a comparatively cool May, though humid. Someone told me that plants holding more water can exude excess of moisture like this. Is this true and can anyone explain the exact phenomenon?
 
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Oops, I hit 'create thread' before attaching pictures.

I'd seen them before, but yesterday morning I looked closely at the tiny beads of water forming on the edge of the leaves. I found these on my Balsam, Cyanotis cristata and a purple Tradescantia. Pictures from the first two attached. Earlier I had thought it was the dew but these beads are not on other plants. We have had heavy rains during May which is a summer month with temps touching 37C here with minimum of 21-22C. The air is humid. Due to the rains it was a comparatively cool May, though humid. Someone told me that plants holding more water can exude excess of moisture like this. Is this true and can anyone explain the exact phenomenon?

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Above is Cyanotis. Two pictures below are of Balsam.
I was observing this on Balsam for the first time.

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I didn't receive much of rain, I hope you could mail me some.

It's guttation.

Did you felt the effect of cyclone passing to NE India, Cyclone Mora?
 
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Thanks for the word and thread link, Rajesh.
In Chennai rain was predicted... and here it was, in the inland. It has gone to NE now.
 

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