LW Like colour, variety in grain. Like idea of eucalyptus (Australia touch), but don't know cost or how it wears.
BW Eucalypts are a hardwood I think. Maybe not as hard as some, but considered to be a hardwood.
The eucalyptus species of wood offers a very interesting looking floor with great grain structure. Resin is added for increased durablity. Available at Hemphill's Rugs & Carpets in Orange County, CA www.RugsAndCarpets.com